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Burlap Bunny Décor or Bag

Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

Burlap Bunny Décor or Bag
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Burlap Bunny Décor or Bag

designed by Micaela Spiggle

Here's a quick and easy project for Easter that even the kids will be able to make.

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SUPPLIES

Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

  • Black Tie (DA539)
  • Cotton Ball (DA500)
  • Pink Cadillac (DA503)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • scissors
  • wax paper (or freezer paper)
  • #10 flat brush
  • hot glue gun and glue sticks
  • button (2)
  • ribbon (to match)
  • #1 round brush
  • burlap bag (Saggy Bag) (Michael's)
  • black marker (Sharpie)

INSTRUCTIONS

NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. Unfold the flap on the burlap bag.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Use a black marker to draw a triangle at the top of the bag where the opening is.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Use scissors to cut out the triangle.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Cut a piece of wax or freezer paper to fit in the bag and place it flat in the bag to prevent paint coming through the back.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Use a #1 round brush and Pink Cadillac to paint the nose (a simple, upside-down chocolate chip). Rinse brush.
    Step 4 Example
  6. Use a #10 flat brush and Pink Cadillac to paint the inside of the ears. Rinse brush.
    Step 5 Example
  7. Use a #1 round brush to mix (2) parts Cotton Ball with (1) part Pink Cadillac. Use mix to paint random polka dots in the bunny's ears and to highlight the nose. Rinse brush.
    Step 6 Example
  8. Use a #1 round brush and Black Tie to paint on a face and whiskers. (Refer to photo.) Rinse brush. Let dry completely.
    Step 7 Example
  9. Cut a piece of matching ribbon long enough to tie the bunny's ears together.
    Step 8 Example
  10. Tie the ribbon into a bow on the front.
    Step 9 Example
  11. Use a hot glue gun and glue sticks to attach two matching buttons for cheeks.
    Step 10 Example

HELPFUL HINTS

Add candy to the bag as a gift or stuff with basket stuffing to use as Easter decor.

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