Category Archives: Finished Projects

Blue Delft Mache Egg

I am a fan of Toile and Redwork designs and was seeing lots of egg designs in beautiful Blue Delft paisley patterns on Pinterest and wanted to create something very similar. I thought our 4″ Paper Mache Egg (#40184) would be perfect and I grabbed two colors of DecoArt’s new Premium Tube Acrylics (because I…

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Family Pallet Sign

Sometimes I just want a quick and easy project that is finished in a few hours, especially after working on a project that has taken a long time, or is taking a long time. I am really loving the pallet signs that you see everywhere, but honestly, I always think to myself, I can do…

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Paper Mache Easter Eggs

With spring sneaking up on us fast and Easter being April 1st, I was ready for a fun and easy project that would shout “SPRING”! I love to decorate for Easter and knew that our Americana Decor Chalky Paint has fun spring colors that would work perfect for the project I had in mind. So,…

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Forever & Always Sign

PALETTE Americana Decor Chalky Paint Lace #15101 Yesteryear #15406 Vintage #15396 SURFACE Narrow Rectangle Grooved Board #62936 TOOLS Curly Alphabet Stencil #71925 FolkArt Stencil Value Pack #71932 Americana Decor Waxing Brush #28000 Creme Wax Deep Brown #72001 Silver Wire #82211   After I took down my Valentine themed mantel, I was trying to decide what…

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St. Patrick’s Day Door Hanger

PALETTE Americana Acrylic  Kelly Green #13055 Warm White #13239 Extreme Sheen  24K Gold #16077 Glamour Dust  Emerald #13595 SURFACE 14″ Jumbo Tag Plaque TOOLS & SUPPLIES Cling Wood Background Stamp Dual Sided Paint Pouncers Green Jingle Bell Assortment Metallic Cord – Green I always get so excited for St. Patrick’s Day! It is such a…

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Chalky Paint Frame Refresh

PALETTE Americana Decor Chalky Paint Carbon #15408 Everlasting #15100 Americana Decor Chalky Paint is a great way to give something old a fresh new look with ease! I was given a collage frome from the 70s that had never been used, but was a little sad looking and I wanted to give it new life…

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Chalky Paint Family Sign

I love all of the signs that you see in stores and on Pinterest. I love the simplicity of them, yet don’t want to buy them when I know I can make them on my own. We have some great stencils and supplies that can make creating your own signs for your home in just…

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Valentine’s Day Wreath

PALETTE DecoArt Americana Dusty rose #13025 Light Buttermilk #13164 Mint Julep #13045 Metallic Lustre Polished Coral #14482 Extreme Sheen 24K Gold #16077 SURFACES Wooden Ring #63040 Heart Ornaments set of 3 #62985 Basecoat wreath with Dusty Rose #13025. Once dry, dry brush with Metallic Lustre Polished Coral. Using the end of a large brush, create…

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Valentine’s Day Angel

  Our resin angel is perfect for a variety of designs, you just have to let your imagination go. With Valentine’s Day coming up, I thought how perfect she would be. So, I chose my colors and raided my stash of lace and ribbon at home and set to work. Here is what you will…

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Mason Jar Pumpkin

  Who says pumpkins are only for Fall? I have been seeing the cutest pumpkin vases floating around Pinterest. I thought that would make a great Valentine’s Day project! I have also been pinning chalk painted mason jars and thought that a mason jar pumpkin would be a unique project as well. Using DecoArt Chalky…

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