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African Savanna Poured Art Silhouette

DecoArt® Pouring Medium™

African Savanna Poured Art Silhouette
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African Savanna Poured Art Silhouette

designed by PLA Schneider

Make poured art that looks just like an African savanna with DecoArt® Pouring Medium™.

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Learn more about DecoArt® Pouring Medium™.


Americana® Acrylics

  • Dried Clay (DA356)
  • Lamp (Ebony) Black (DAO67)
  • Magenta (DA368)
  • Periwinkle (DA366)
  • Shoreline (DA365)
  • Summer Squash (DA363)

Other supplies

  • stylus or pencil
  • tracing & transfer paper
  • plastic cup (2)
  • canvas (12" x 24"; Hobby Lobby)
  • paintbrush
  • pan (any type of pan for paint pour)
  • zebra figurine (Hobby Lobby)
  • giraffe figurine (Hobby Lobby)
  • baby giraffe figurine (Hobby Lobby)


  1. Mix equal parts paint with the Pouring Medium into cups. For the ground, use Dried Clay, Summer Squash, and Magenta.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Pour all three colors into one single cup.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Pour on the lower half of the canvas and let dry.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Repeat the process for the sky, this time using Shoreline, Magenta, Periwinkle, and Dried Clay. Pour across the top portion of the canvas. Let dry.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Transfer the provided pattern and paint the tree and ground in Lamp Black.
    Step 4 Example
  6. For the leaves, use a pouncing motion.
    Step 5 Example
  7. Use a paintbrush to paint the two giraffes and zebra in Lamp Black.
    Step 6 Example