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World's Best Fisherman Plaque

Tell your dad how proud you are of his fishing skills with this whimsical award plaque.

At a Glance:

#4098 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Acrylic Paint Logo
  • Mediums and Finishes Logo
  • Mod Podge Logo
supplies

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Pueblo, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Deep Ocean Blue, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Metallics - Pure Gold, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Mediums - Crackle Medium, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $5.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Satin, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.29
Item available exclusively at Walmart
instructions

Other Supplies

Wood plaque 7” x 5”, Old map, Blue scrapbook paper, Hole punch, Scissors, Glue, Small wiggle eye, Fine point black marker, Brown foam sheet 2mm approximately 7” x 6”, Flat brushes ½” and 1”, Transfer paper

Instructions

  1. Paint plaque Deep Ocean Blue and Pure Gold.
  2. Apply Crackle medium liberally to foam sheet. Let dry thoroughly.
  3. Apply Pueblo liberally over Crackle Medium to crack. Do not go back over paint and try not to overlap application too much.
  4. Seal map section with Mod Podge.
  5. Transfer frame and fish patterns and cut out.
  6. Write words on blue paper as shown and cut out. Glue to bottom back of frame.
  7. Following bottle instructions, Mod Podge fish to plaque.
  8. Glue frame to plaque.
  9. Punch out one circle from brown foam and three from blue paper.
  10. Glue wiggle eye to brown foam, then glue to fish as well as three “bubbles”.

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