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USA Paper Mache Letters

These mache letters will look great on your mantel or bookshelf this Fourth of July and they were so much fun to paint! A great project for the beginning painter or for the Americana enthusiast. These letters allow for a little creative freedom when deciding where to do the stripes and what will be your…

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USA House Letters

With the Fourth of July coming up I thought I would create a fun, quick and easy project that anyone can do on our Row Houses – Set of 4 (#62828). All you will need are a few paint colors, some stencils, and some extra ribbon and you are on your way. Here are the…

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Large Patriotic Grooved Heart

I was wanting something new for my front door for the Fourth of July and had many ideas going through my head as I looked for a surface. I don’t know about any of you, but my head is constantly full of creative ideas…sometimes keeping myself focused on one thing is always a challenge because…

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Patriotic Flip Flops

In the summer I live in flip flops and when I saw our wooden flip flops, I knew I had to paint them, but at first I was like, but how. Then my love for Americana came shinning through and I was off and painting. You will only need a few paint colors for this…

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Wooden Firecrackers

I love to paint and decorate with an Americana theme. All summer long and beyond, my house is filled with fun Americana and Fourth of July themed projects that I have painted, crafted, sewed, or even bought over the years. In fact my favorite colors are red and blue…imagine that. LOL As I was cruising…

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Patriotic Decorative Shelf

I am sure you will all figure out from a lot of these upcoming posts that Americana and Patriotic designs are a favorite of mine. But there are so many fun and easy projects that you can create to use in your home for the Fourth of July or for everyday. I tend to have…

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Black Angel

  Our Resin Angel is such a pretty and versatile surface! I wanted to make this sweet angel with a little edge so I chose a dark color palette with gothic roses. SURFACE Angel with Heart #80833 PALETTE Burgundy Red #13022 Country Red #13018 Dusty Rose #13025 Flesh Tone (Warm Beige) #13078 Lamp Black #13067 Natural…

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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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Festive Snowman with Tree

  Do you ever have too many snowmen? I don’t think so, every snowman we bring in, I have to paint! They are always so fun and festive to paint, I just can’t resist them! PALETTE  DecoArt Americana: Antique Rose #13156 Antique White #13058 Avocado Dip #13248 Baby Blue #13042 Blue Harbor #13283 Blue Haven…

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Fall Angel

  Our resin Angel with Heart is perfect for a variety of season, and I couldn’t wait to give her a fresh look for my favorite season…Fall! I used one of our stencils for the letting and sketched out a few pumpkins of my own, and she was done. Remember to let your imagination go…

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