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3-D Metallic and Pastel Cactus Wall Art

Extreme Sheen™

3-D Metallic and Pastel Cactus Wall Art
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3-D Metallic and Pastel Cactus Wall Art

designed by Micaela Spiggle

Make your own dimensional desert scene with Americana and Extreme Sheen!

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Americana® Acrylics

  • Coral Blush (DA292)

Americana® Decou-Page™

  • Matte Decou-Page (DS106)

DecoArt® Extreme Sheen™

  • 24K Gold (DPM04)
  • Aquamarine (DPM16)
  • Sapphire (DPM17)

Other supplies

  • scissors
  • ruler
  • pencil
  • 3/4" flat brush
  • #1 round brush
  • 1 piece of scrapbook paper (desert scene or of choice)
  • shadow box (5"x7")
  • E6000 Glue (E6000)
  • bisque cacti wall hanging


  1. Use a 3/4" Flat brush to paint the frame in Americana Coral Blush. Rinse brush.
  2. Use a pencil and ruler to trace a 5"x7" rectangle to fit inside the shadow box. Then use scissors to cut out.
  3. Use 3/4" Flat brush and matte decoupage to adhere the scrapbook paper to the inside back wall of the shadow box. Rinse brush.
  4. Use a 3/4" Flat brush to mix (1)part 24K Gold with (1)part Aquamarine. Use mix to paint the cacti. Rinse brush. Use #1 Round brush with Sapphire to paint the grooves in the cacti. Rinse brush.
  5. Use E6000 to adhere the cacti in the shadow box.