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Custom Gift for Mother's Day

SoSoft® Fabric Paint

Custom Gift for Mother's Day
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Custom Gift for Mother's Day

designed by Allee Marderosian

Tell mom you love her with a personalized pillow using DecoArt SoSoft Fabric Paint!

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Learn more about SoSoft® Fabric Paint.

SUPPLIES

SoSoft® Fabric Paint

  • Baby Pink Deep (DSS57)
  • Bright Avocado (DSS99)
  • Champagne Gold (Glitter) (DSSFG02)
  • Lamp Black (DSS24)
  • Lavender (DSS12)
  • Rose Gold (Metallic) (DSM31)

Other supplies

  • paper towels
  • #0 liner brush
  • pencil
  • #0 paint brushes
  • paint palette or paper plate
  • large bowl
  • 18x18 pillow cover

INSTRUCTIONS

NOTE: To stuff pillow use either Poly-Fil stuffing or an 18x18 pillow form.

  1. Gather supplies from list.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Center large bowl onto pillow form and trace a circle with pencil.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Mark the area on the oval where you begin your drawing.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Freehand flowers and leaves on lower half of circle. *Pattern provided if you need a helping hand!
    Step 3 Example
  5. In your handwriting, write your message to mom, "No matter what age... I'll always need you Mom."
    Step 4 Example
  6. Squeeze paints onto paper plate. Shake well before use.
    Step 5 Example
  7. Using a small liner brush and Lamp Black SoSoft fabric paint...
    Step 6 Example
  8. Being outlining lower half of design. Save outlining flowers until future step. Let dry.
    Step 7 Example
  9. Begin filling in leaves with Avocado Green SoSoft fabric paint. Let dry.
    Step 8 Example
  10. Using round brush fill in flowers with Champagne Gold SoSoft fabric paint...
    Step 9 Example
  11. Rose Gold SoSoft fabric paint...
    Step 10 Example
  12. and Lavender SoSoft fabric paint.
    Step 11 Example
  13. Once flowers dry, outline with a liner brush using Lamp Black SoSoft fabric paint.
    Step 12 Example
  14. Use a liner brush to add pops of detail with Baby Pink SoSoft fabric paint...
    Step 13 Example
  15. And more with Lavender SoSoft fabric paint. Let dry.
    Step 14 Example
  16. Using a round brush and Lamp Black SoSoft fabric paint, outline lettering. Let dry.
    Step 15 Example
  17. Finish off with outlining the top half of the circle with a round brush and Lamp Black SoSoft fabric paint.
    Step 16 Example

HELPFUL HINTS

Be sure to fully rinse brushes between using different colors.