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Christmas Tree Paint Bucket

Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

Christmas Tree Paint Bucket
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Christmas Tree Paint Bucket

designed by PLA Schneider

Pack cookies/candies, small toys like miniature cars, or a gift set of toiletries into this special holiday gift container.

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Learn more about Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics.


Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

  • Chartreuse (DA517)
  • Coastal Waters (DA523)
  • Cotton Ball (DA500)
  • Lipstick (DA506)

Other supplies

  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • pencil
  • painter's tape
  • #10 flat brush
  • #6 round brush
  • metal paint bucket with lid
  • ribbon (optional)
  • cosmetic sponge


NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. Using the pattern and a pencil, draw the Christmas tree and snow onto the bucket.
  2. Use painter’s tape for the top of tree and dab on two coats of Cotton Ball with a cosmetic sponge.
  3. Using a #10 flat brush, paint snow and the tree trunk in Cotton Ball.
  4. Using a #6 round brush, dot on snowflakes with Cotton Ball.
  5. Using a #6 round brush, paint ornaments with two coats each of Coastal Waters and Chartreuse.
  6. Using a #6 round brush, add a dot to the middle of the ornaments in Lipstick.
  7. Dab two coats of Coastal Waters onto the top lid with a cosmetic sponge.
  8. Add coordinating ribbon to the handle (optional).
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