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Bird on Teacup Mixed Media Canvas

Americana® Stencils

Bird on Teacup Mixed Media Canvas
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Bird on Teacup Mixed Media Canvas

designed by PLA Schneider

This teatime companion makes for a cheerful addition to a kitchen or breakfast nook.

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SUPPLIES

Americana® Decou-Page™

  • Matte Decou-Page (DS106)

Americana® Stencils

  • Numbers Collage (12" x 12") (ASMM37)

DecoArt Media® Fluid Acrylics

  • Burnt Umber (DMFA03)
  • Cobalt Teal Hue (DMFA10)
  • Diarylide Yellow (DMFA11)
  • Primary Magenta (DMFA29)

DecoArt Media® Specialty Products

  • Matte Medium (DMM20)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • scissors
  • pencil
  • 3/4" flat brush
  • cosmetic sponge
  • scrapbook paper (white with small wording)
  • wooden canvas (12" x 12") (Walnut Hollow)

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Use a 3/4" flat brush to basecoat the wooden canvas with Matte Medium.
  2. Place the Americana Numbers Collage Stencil on the wooden canvas; use a cosmetic sponge to dab on Burnt Umber.
  3. Print out the words "Anytime is tea time" in your choice of font. Use a pencil to trace the cup and bird pattern onto scrapbook paper and cut out with scissors. Use a 3/4" flat brush to loosely paint the cup, bird, and words with Primary Magenta, Cobalt Teal Hue, and Diarylide Yellow. (Add water for a transparent watercolor look.)
  4. Use a 3/4" flat brush and Americana Matte Decou-Page to adhere the cup, bird, and words in place. (Refer to photo for placement.)