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Love Letters

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, I saw this idea for mache letters on Pinterest and knew I had to make them and our 12″ Mache Letters for a quick and easy project that anyone can do! Here is what you will need: 12″ Mache Letter – L #40164 12″ Mache Letter – O…

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To the Moon

I loved Chris Haughey’s To the Moon at first sight. It has the sweetest sentiment and knew that the moon would look so cute in a little girl’s room. My friend is pregnant with a sweet little girl and  I wanted to paint this design but change the colors to match her nursery. I followed…

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Valentine’s Day Pallet Signs

PALETTE DecoArt Vintage Effect Wash Berry #14488 Pink #14487 SURFACE Heart Grooved Board Lathe Wood Pallet Box PATTERN Nib & Ink Who doesn’t love a cute and romantic phrase? I wanted to make some farmhouse style signs for Valentines Day and all of our pallet signs are perfect! I chose to use our 14″ x…

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Santa with Bag

I love our little resin Santa with Bag, the texture of his coat and hat really shine once you have shaded and highlighted. A fun piece to add to your holiday collection. Palette: DecoArt Americana: Antique Rose #13156 Antique White #13058 Avocado #13052  Avocado Dip #13248 Black Green #13157 Buttermilk #13003 Country Red #13018 Espresso…

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Vintage Ornaments

These three ornaments are easy and quick to paint! Perfect for last minute gifts or craft show items. Great for the beginning painter and crafter. —-BELIEVE—- Palette: DecoArt Americana: Antique White #13058 Avocado #13052 Black Plum #13172 Buttermilk #13003 Country Red #13018 Santa Red #13170 DecoArt Extreme Sheen Metallics: Vintage Brass #16078 Glamour Dust Glitter…

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Santa doesn’t always have to wear red

Although the majority of the Santas in my collection at home are dressed in various shades of red, I do have a few that are in different jewel tones that make them stand out from the rest. I thought our 2017 Santa would be a great piece to paint in a rich, regal color that…

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Merry Christmoose

Inspired by a pillow design that I saw on Pinterest, I knew our Merry Christmas Board would be perfect for the Merry Christmoose design with my own twist. What a fun and rustic project this turned out to be…I think I may want to paint one more! I just chose a font from my computer…

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Quick & Easy Acrylic Ornaments

Sometimes I get in the mood to create something fun, simple, and just plain crafty! Our round acrylic ornaments I just couldn’t wait to fill. They come in two pieces, which makes filling them easy…and they just snap together. I did use a little hot glue at the top and bottom once the ornaments were…

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Fall Plate

When I saw Jane Allen’s “Give Thanks” I immediately knew that I wanted to make it as a hostess gift for Thanksgiving. The warm Autumn colors and funky banner made this so much fun to paint! Even a beginner like me can paint this beautiful project. I followed Jane’s pattern with just a few exceptions….

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Snowman Duo

Palette: DecoArt Americana Antique White #13058 Bluegrass Green #13047 Black Plum #13172 Bleached Sand #13251 Hauser Medium Green #13132 Lamp Black #13067 Light Buttermilk #13164 Mint Julip green #13045 Persimmon #13516 Extreme Sheen Metallics 24K Gold #16077 Pearl #16074 Glamour Dust Aqua #13604 Purple Princess #13597 Metallic Lustre Polished Coral #14482 Surface: Resin Snowmen #80827…

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