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Western "Cowgirl" Wall Art

DecoArt® Personally Yours™ Stencils

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Western "Cowgirl" Wall Art

designed by Micaela Spiggle

This cowgirl won't get the blues with this western-themed stenciled wall plaque.

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SUPPLIES

Americana® Acrylics

  • Burlap (DA319)
  • Burnt Umber (DAO64)
  • Coral Blush (DA292)

DecoArt® Personally Yours™ Stencils

  • Between the Lines - Saloon (12" x 12") (PYB104)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • 2" flat brush
  • 2" chip brush
  • #10 flat brush
  • craft glue
  • cosmetic sponge
  • stick-on rhinestones
  • #1 round brush
  • wooden stars (small; six)
  • wooden plaque (large; decorative) (Michaels)

INSTRUCTIONS

NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. Use a 2" flat brush and load with Burlap to basecoat the entire plaque. Rinse brush. Let completely dry.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Use a 2" chip brush and Burnt Umber and wipe off the excess on a paper towel. Dry-brush the plaque vertically to look like weathered wood. With the same brush, paint the edges. Rinse brush.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Use the Saloon Between the Lines Stencil for a word of your choice. Load a cosmetic sponge with Coral Blush and lightly pounce on each letter to spell the word or name. Remove and wash the stencil.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Use a #1 round brush and Burnt Umber to outline each letter. Rinse brush.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Use a #10 flat brush and Coral Blush to paint three stars. Rinse brush. Use the same brush and Burnt Umber to paint the other three stars. Rinse brush.
    Step 4 Example
  6. Use a craft glue to adhere the stars where you want them.
    Step 5 Example
  7. Use stick-on rhinestones to glam up the sign more.
    Step 6 Example
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