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Wood Burned Wreaths and Tinted Garland

Create a stunning and modern mantel display with FolkArt Terra Cotta and the Plaid Wood Burning Tool! Wood burn your favorite Christmas phrases to simple wood rounds, then accent with wood beads, ribbon, and greenery.

At a Glance:

Project #16275 Skill Level: Intermediate

This project features these great brands:

supplies

Plaid Supplies

FolkArt ® Terra Cotta™ Acrylic Paint Set - Sun-baked, 5 pcs. - 44507

Number Needed: 1 $19.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Plaid ® Decorative Wood Burning Tool - 30725

Number Needed: 1 $15.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Plaid ® Brush Sets - Wood Brush Set, Flats - 44219

Number Needed: 1 $3.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Fire Coral, 2 oz. - 2740

Number Needed: 1 $1.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

F/A MULTI-SURFACE GREENSCAPE 2 OZ. (DISC)

Number Needed: 1 $1.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Terra Cotta™ Acrylic Paint - Adobe White, 2 oz. - 7012

Number Needed: 1 $3.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Terra Cotta™ Acrylic Paint - Sea Stone, 2 oz. - 7024

Number Needed: 1 $3.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Terra Cotta™ Acrylic Paint - Cavern Moss, 2 oz. - 7021

Number Needed: 1 $3.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Terra Cotta™ Acrylic Paint - Sea Frost, 2 oz. - 7023

Number Needed: 1 $3.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Terra Cotta™ Acrylic Paint - Mesa Pink, 2 oz. - 7015

Number Needed: 1 $3.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Glossy Acrylic Paint Set 8 pc - 44509

Number Needed: 1 $24.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt Glossy Acrylic Paint - Brilliant White, 2 oz. - 11815

Number Needed: 1 $2.99
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FolkArt Glossy Acrylic Paint - Onyx, 2 oz. - 11834

Number Needed: 1 $2.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Other Supplies

  • Wood beads and felt balls natural garland
  • Plastic trays or bowls
  • Wood beads wreath small and medium
  • Wood circle
  • Small wood round
  • Wood bead ornament
  • Small snow wreath
  • Ribbon
  • Natural greenery
  • Wood Glue

instructions

Wreaths

  1. Transfer patterns onto each wood round with transfer paper and pencil.
  2. Following basic instructions on wood burning tool, create designs as shown.
  3. Paint different sections of wood beads with Terra Cotta and Glossy colors as shown, let dry.
  4. Glue wood rounds to wood beads and let dry.
  5. Add ribbon, wreath, and natural greenery as shown.


Garland
  1. In plastic trays or large bowls-  Mix 2 parts FolkArt Multi-Surface (in Fire Coral and Greenscape) to 1 part water and soak wool balls and wood if prefered  for 5 min. 
  2. Cover surface with drop cloth or wax paper and layout garland to dry overnight.
  3. As paint dries it will create a different look on each section of the garland.

resources

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Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

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