Category Archives: Painting

Holiday Pumpkin

Who says pumpkins are only for Fall decorating? I made this festive Holiday pumpkin and can not wait to add it to my mantle this Winter. See the free pattern and instructions below! Surface: Tall Pumpkin #80824 Palette: Antique Green #13147, Oyster Beige #13549, Plantation Pine #13113, Extreme Sheen 24K Gold #16077, Extreme Sheen Pearl…

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Animal Giftbox

I think that half the fun of giving gifts is wrapping them! I always try to find reusable  boxes that can be used for storage or decorating after the present is unwrapped. That is why I love our Ornament Box #62707! It can be painted in any design, and will become a keepsake long after…

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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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Joy Letters

Here is a fun and easy project that can be painted up in just a matter of hours! All you need are a few paints and supplies and you can be enjoying this in time for the holidays. Here is what you will need: DecoArt Americana Acrylics: Avocado #13052 Avocado Dip #13248 Black Plum #13172…

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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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Tom the Turkey

  Palette: DecoArt Americana Acrylics Baby Blue #13042 Burnt Sienna #13063 Canyon Orange #13238 Cashmere Beige #13091 Cocoa #13253 Cool White #13240 Deep Midnight Blue #13166 Dove Grey #13069 Georgia Clay #13017 Light Mocha #13241 Orange Twist #13256 Raw Sienna #13093 Salem Blue #13043 Soft Black #13155 Tuscan Red #13255 Whispering Turquoise #13537 Surface: Mr….

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Raggedy & Friends Winter Door Hanger

Hi guys! I know it is only Fall but I am starting to get the Christmas crafting itch! After seeing Mary Jo Tuttle’s Mitten Ornaments from her new book Tuttle’s Touches Seasons 1, I fell in love with her Raggedy Ann! I have always had a warm spot on my heart for Raggedy Ann because…

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Day of the Dead Ghost

I have a fun project to inspire your Halloween crafting today! I am not a fan of spooky Halloween décor, so when I saw our happy Halloween Ghost (https://www.artistsclub.com/ghost/p/80823) I wanted to paint a bright design. I started searching for inspiration and come across this free stock image (http://www.freepik.com/free-vector/sugar-skulls-collection_804270.htm#term=day of the dead&page=4&position=4) of some colorful…

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Christmas Rooster

I love our resin rooster and wanted to give him a fresh look for Christmas, but I wanted to keep him simple. All you will need are a few paint colors and some accessories and you too can have him as part of your holiday decorating. Surface: Rooster with Wire Legs #80820 Palette: Antiquing Medium…

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