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Glittery Crayon Storage

Glamour Dust™ Glitter Paint

Glittery Crayon Storage
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Glittery Crayon Storage

designed by Micaela Spiggle

Create this cute crayon holder that can sit or be hung to keep crayons from rolling onto the floor..

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SUPPLIES

Americana® Acrylics

  • Bahama Blue (DA255)
  • Bright Orange (DA228)
  • Bright Yellow (DA227)
  • Citron Green (DA235)
  • Festive Green (DA230)
  • Grape Juice (DA236)
  • Lamp (Ebony) Black (DAO67)
  • Ocean Blue (DA270)
  • True Red (DA129)

Glamour Dust™ Glitter Paint

  • Emerald (DGD06)
  • Ice Crystal (DGD09)
  • Lemon Drop (DGD15)
  • Limelight (DGD05)
  • Neon Blue (DGD27)
  • Purple Passion (DGD08)
  • Sizzling Red (DGD03)
  • Tiger Orange (DGD04)

Other supplies

  • tracing paper
  • transfer paper
  • #6 flat brush
  • #12 flat brush
  • #1 round brush
  • small wooden shelf (flea market find)

INSTRUCTIONS

NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. Make sure surface is dust free.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Use #12 Flat brush to base coat the entire shelf Bahama Blue. Rinse brush. Let dry completely.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Once fully dry use a pencil/ stylus to trace and transfer patterns
    Step 2 Example
  4. Use #1 Round brush to base coat everything you just traced. Rinse brush.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Then use same brush to separately paint the crayons to match the letters using: Snow White, True Red, Bright Orange, Bright Yellow, Festive Green, Ocean Blue, Grape Juice, Citron Green, and Mars Black. Rinse brush. Then add a small amount of Titanium White to every color for the crayon wrapper and to outline letters and crayon tips. Rinse brush.
  6. Then use Handle of brush dipped in Titanium White to create random polka dots. Wipe off handle. Let dry completely.
    Step 5 Example
  7. Then use the #6 Flat brush and #1 Round brush for smaller areas to apply matching glitter to crayons and letters using: Sizzling Red, Tiger Orange, Limelight, Emerald, Purple Passion, Ice Crystal, Lemon Drop, and Neon Blue. Rinse brush.
    Step 6 Example
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