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Fabric Painting | Colorful Placemat

SoSoft® Fabric Paint

Fabric Painting | Colorful Placemat
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Fabric Painting | Colorful Placemat

designed by Crimson Duvall

Set a vibrant table with these colorfully patterned placemats made with SoSoft® Fabric Paints.

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SoSoft® Fabric Paint

  • Baby Pink Deep (DSS57)
  • Bright Coral (DSS110)
  • Christmas Green (DSS26)
  • Green Apple (DSS75)
  • Lavender (DSS12)
  • Ocean Blue (DSS86)
  • Peaches & Cream (DSS7)
  • Santa Red (DSS77)

Other supplies

  • masking tape
  • wooden board (or any stiff surface)
  • flat brushes (various sizes)
  • color pencil (light color)
  • white canvas placemats (or cotton)


  1. Gather the supplies: Plain white placemats, SoSoft Fabric paints, and flat brushes (various sizes).
    Step 0 Example
  2. Using a light colored pencil, trace or draw the provided sample patterns onto each placemat. Clean off each placemat to remove hair and lint using masking tape. Tape the edges of placemat onto a stiff board.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Paint the first placemat with Lavender, using a small flat brush. Continue painting various designs with Green Apple, Bright Coral, and Christmas Green. Allow to dry.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Using Ocean Blue, Peaches & Cream, Santa Red, and Baby Pink Deep, finish painting the placemat. (TIP: You can paint with one color at a time onto all of the placemats as well.)
    Step 3 Example
  5. The finished look on pattern 1 is fun and colorful. Paint the other provided patterns with the same colors to create variation in the placemat set.
    Step 4 Example
  6. This is pattern #2.
    Step 5 Example
  7. This is pattern #3.
    Step 6 Example
  8. This is pattern #4.
    Step 7 Example
  9. This set is a fun and easy project to brighten up any eating space.
    Step 8 Example
  10. Use the placemats with colorful pottery place settings to create a vibrant tablescape.
    Step 9 Example
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