Category Archives: Painting

Festive Snowman

Our 2017 Snowman is just so cute, I had to paint him, and his outstretched arms were perfect for some of your new holiday accessories. He was so much fun and paints up quickly with just some base coating, shading, and a little highlighting. Surface: 2017 Snowman #80828 Palette: Antique Rose #13179, Avocado #13052, Burnt…

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Home Pallet

My creative mind goes 90 miles an hour, just ask my husband…LOL! So, when I saw our Lathe Wood Pallet Box my mind started thinking of lots of things to do with it. Christmas, fall, where should I start? Well, I knew I wanted to use our Canadian Pine branches that we carry, so that…

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Button Wreath

Everyone needs a wreath for the holiday season, so why not a button wreath?! This little wreath is quick and easy to make and requires very few tools. Here is what you will need: DecoArt Americana: Antique White #13058 and Santa Red #13170 Surface: 6” x 6” Lathe Wood Pallet Box #63105 Accessories: Folk Christmas…

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Polka Dot Stocking

Our Make Your Own Stocking Kit #40151 is a great surface to let your imagination be creative and have a lot of fun with. I used a few things provide in the kit and along with some of our new holiday accessories to give this stocking a fun new look. Here is what you will…

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Santa Pallet

This was a little bit of think outside the box project. Renee Mullins’ Santa Tweet Ornaments from her book “Winter Tweetings” #38631 are so adorable and I knew they would be perfect for this project! The patterns also fit without having to size down the pattern that is in the book, how great is that?!…

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Santa Wall Box

When I think of decorating for Christmas, I think of a beautifully decorated mantle. Unfortunately, I do not live in a house with a mantle right now. I wanted something small that I could mount on a wall to hang stockings from. I thought that our Arched Wall Box would be a perfect solution! I found…

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Bandana Rooster

Palette: DecoArt Acrylics Antique Gold Deep #13146 Avocado #13052 Black Plum #13172 Burnt Sienna #13063 Country Red #13018 Evergreen #13082 French Grey blue #13098 Marigold #13194 Melon #13245 Midnite Blue #13085 Mink Tan #13092 Oyster Beige #13549 Persimmon #13516 Soft Black #13155 Tangerine #13012 Uniform Blue #13086 White Wash #13002 Surface: Rooster with Wire Legs…

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Quick & Easy Autumn projects

Sometimes you just need a quick and easy project…well, I know I do! I love our resin Mr. Turkey and thought maybe a monochromatic color scheme might be kind of fun to try. I chose to base him in Light Buttermilk #13164. This took two coats to have him completely covered. Once dry I sprayed…

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Resin Pumpkin: 3 quick and easy projects

Our team members have 3 quick and easy versions of our Resin Pumpkin for you! All 3 can easily be painted in an afternoon and would look absolutely adorable on your porch this Autumn. Jack in a Hat Bring on Autumn! Chilly nights, sweaters, pumpkins, rich fall colors, sitting by a cozy fire…yep, I love…

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NEW DecoArt Metallic Lustre paints

I always enjoy painting resin and when we brought in the New DecoArt Metallic Lustre, I was curious as to how it would work on it. So, I grabbed our Santa with Lantern and set to work. I chose my colors, and shaded and highlighted and when it was all said and done, I decided…

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