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Veggie Garden Plant Stakes

Patio Paint Outdoor™

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Veggie Garden Plant Stakes

designed by DecoArt Design Team

Make something colorful for the garden with wooden tongue depressors: stand-out plant markers made with Patio Paint Outdoor™.

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SUPPLIES

Patio Paint Outdoor™

  • Apple Green (DCP75)
  • Azalea (DCP58)
  • Blue Bahama (DCP63)
  • Blue Jay (DCP76)
  • Coral Sunset (DCP69)
  • Geranium Red (DCP07)
  • Sunshine Yellow (DCP06)

Other supplies

  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • tracing paper
  • transfer paper
  • pencil
  • 1/2" flat brush
  • black fine-point permanent marker
  • wooden tongue depressors

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Basecoat each tongue depressor with a 1/2" flat brush and two coats of a Patio Paint color, allowing to dry between coats. (See photo for color suggestions.) Let dry completely.
  2. Trace and transfer the design onto each tongue depressor with a pencil and the tracing and transfer papers.
  3. Paint an image and lettering on each tongue depressor with a black fine tip marker or fine brush and a contrasting Patio Paint color. (See photo for color suggestions.) Let dry completely.