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Chalky Finish Easter Chick Centerpiece

Americana Decor® Chalky Finish™

Chalky Finish Easter Chick Centerpiece
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Chalky Finish Easter Chick Centerpiece

designed by PLA Schneider

Create a cute pastel chalky finish chick centerpiece for your Easter Brunch

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Learn more about Americana Decor® Chalky Finish™.

SUPPLIES

Americana Decor® Chalky Finish™ Paint

  • Delicate (ADC11)
  • Everlasting (ADC01)
  • Innocence (ADC05)
  • Promise (ADC22)
  • Refreshing (ADC13)
  • Relic (ADC28)
  • Smitten (ADC08)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • paper towels
  • sandpaper
  • hot glue gun
  • 3/4" flat brush
  • #8 round brush
  • acrylic palette paper
  • Easter basket filler or shredded paper
  • wooden eggs (8 halves)
  • papier mâché box (round )
  • papier mâché egg
  • wooden heart shape

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Use a 3/4 flat brush and Relic to base coat all pieces.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Using a 3/4 flat brush, paint all the pieces in the following colors, round box in Everlasting, 2 hearts in Smitten, 2 eggs in Promise, 2 eggs in Refreshing, 2 eggs in Innocence, 2 eggs and large egg in Delicate.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Use a #8 round brush to add accents to the eggs.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Using a #8 round brush to paint the chick's face, eyes in Relic, beak in Smitten. Use sandpaper to distress the chick and his feet.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Use sandpaper to distress the round box and the eggs.
    Step 4 Example
  6. Use hot glue gun to adhere eggs (refer to photo)
    Step 5 Example
  7. Use a hot glue gun to adhere a couple yellow feathers to the top of chick's head.
    Step 6 Example
  8. Fill box with Easter basket filler or shredded paper. Position chick inside box.