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Wood Cherries and Berries with Burlap Crates

By: Donna Dewberry

Create a fun farmers' market play set.

At a Glance:

#4722 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Delta Logo
  • Soy Logo
supplies

Delta Soy Paint - White Onion, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Delta Soy Paint - Red Apple, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Delta Soy Paint - Blue Sapphire, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Delta Soy Paint - Red Clay, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Delta Soy Paint - Blueberry, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Delta Soy Paint - Cocoa, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Delta Soy Paint - Mushroom, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.99
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Folkart ® Brush Sets - Artist Variety Set, 10 pc.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
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instructions

Other Supplies

Small wood crates, Small wood picnic basket, 2 ½”x 3 ½” Rectangle wood plaques, ¾” wood round balls, 1 3/8” wood dowel caps, Medium wood doll heads, Dowel rods, Hot glue, Burlap, Twine, Needle, Scissors. Grapevine wire, Petroleum jelly, Sandpaper

Instructions

1. Basecoat the crates and picnic basket with Cocoa. Rub petroleum jelly on the edges. Basecoat the small crate Mushroom, the next size up crate with Red Apple, and the rim of the basket White Onion. Sand edges to give a distressed look.

2. Cut burlap pieces larger than the crate they will line. Hot glue to the bottom of the crate. Thread twine through the edges as shown and tie into a bow in the front. Hot glue edges down.

3. Cherries- paint the wood dowel caps alternating Red Apple and Red Clay. Use the grapevine to create stems and hot glue into the dowel cap hole.

4. Blueberries- Paint the wood balls alternating Blueberry and Blue Sapphire.

5. Strawberries- Paint the strawberries with Red Apple. Add the seeds with Cocoa. Cut leaves from the burlap and hot glue to the top of the strawberry. Hot glue a stem into the hole.

6. Signs- Basecoat the rectangles with White Onion. Add petroleum jelly to the edges. Basecoat with Cocoa. Sand edges. Paint the words with White Onion. Hot glue to the dowel rods.

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