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Colorful Back-to-School Banner

Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

Colorful Back-to-School Banner
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Colorful Back-to-School Banner

designed by PLA Schneider

Kick off the school year with a colorful banner made with Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics.

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Americana® Decou-Page™

  • Satin Decou-Page (DS114)

Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

  • Iris (DA531)
  • Lipstick (DA506)
  • Pumpkin Patch (DA511)
  • School Bus (DA515)
  • True Blue (DA528)
  • Turf Green (DA520)

Other supplies

  • scissors
  • cardboard
  • craft glue
  • tracing & transfer paper
  • twine
  • scrapbook paper (white with polka dots)
  • medium brush
  • papier mâché shape (1, 2, 3, A, B, C)


  1. Trace the provided pattern to cardboard and scrapbook paper. Cut out the six pieces with scissors. Use a medium brush and Satin Decou-Page to decoupage the scrapbook paper to the cardboard. Make watercolors by mixing the paint with water. Use a medium brush to loosely paint the pennants in all six colors. (Iris, Lipstick, Pumpkin Patch, School Bus, True Blue, and Turf Green)
    Step 0 Example
  2. Use a medium brush to paint the numbers in letters in all six colors. Let dry.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Use craft glue to adhere the letters and numbers to the pennants. Let dry. Use craft glue to adhere twine to the back of the pennants.
    Step 2 Example