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Beach Style Starfish Shoes

Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

Beach Style Starfish Shoes
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Beach Style Starfish Shoes

designed by PLA Schneider

Easily turn plain shoes into summery starfish shoes to wear to the beach.

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Learn more about Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics.


Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

  • Cotton Ball (DA500)
  • Deep Turquoise (DA524)
  • Lipstick (DA506)
  • Muted Gold (DA516)
  • Paprika (DA512)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • paper towels
  • hot glue gun
  • #8 round brush
  • wax paper or freezer paper
  • #6 round brush
  • canvas slip-on shoes
  • 4 wooden star embellishments


  1. Cut a small piece of wax paper or freezer paper. Place underneath one of the canvas strips to avoid getting paint on another part of the shoes. (refer to photo) Using a #8 round brush, paint one strip on each shoe in Deep Turquoise.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Repeat the above process on another strip, this time using Turquoise Waters. (refer to photo)
    Step 1 Example
  3. Using #8 round brush paint the two larger stars in Lipstick. Using #8 round brush paint the two smaller stars in Paprika.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Using #8 round brush paint the inner portion of the star in Muted Gold (slightly blending the colors) Using the #8 round brush add highlights in Light Muted Gold (mixture 1: Muted Gold and 1: Cotton Ball) Using #6 round brush paint the accent dots in Cotton Ball.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Use a hot glue gun to adhere the stars in place.
    Step 4 Example