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Glitter Bug Hanging Plaque

Americana® Acrylics

Glitter Bug Hanging Plaque
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Glitter Bug Hanging Plaque

designed by Deb Antonick

Let your whimsical side take flight on this glitterbug hanging made with Americana® Acrylics.

See more projects using this product.
Learn more about Americana® Acrylics.

SUPPLIES

Americana® Acrylics

  • Alizarin Crimson (DA179)
  • Banana Cream (DA309)
  • Brilliant Purple (DA353)
  • Cotton Candy (DA347)
  • Electric Pink (DA231)
  • Festive Green (DA230)
  • Lamp (Ebony) Black (DAO67)
  • Lilac Meadow (DA367)
  • Margarita (DA299)
  • Orange Flame (DA315)
  • Peacock Teal (DA326)
  • Sour Apple (DA275)
  • Sweet Mint (DA317)
  • Tangerine (DAO12)
  • Teal Mint (DA332)
  • Wild Berry (DA362)

Galaxy Glitter™

  • Aqua Meteor (DGG10)
  • Clear Ice Comet (DGG18)
  • Extraterrestrial Green (DGG15)
  • Red Nebula (DGG04)
  • Ultraviolet (DGG06)

Primers, Sealers, and Finishes

  • Americana® Matte Spray Finish (DAS13)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • stylus or pencil
  • tracing paper
  • 1" flat brush
  • #2 round brush
  • #6 flat brush
  • #10 flat brush
  • fine-grit sandpaper
  • #8 flat brush
  • 1/4" angle brush
  • 3/8" angle brush
  • cosmetic sponge
  • 1/2" angle brush
  • #10/0 liner brush
  • 5/0 liner brush
  • 1" mop brush (or 5/8" mop brush)
  • graphite paper
  • dry cloth
  • 12" bracket plaque (Cupboard Distributing)
  • vintage note stamp (Stampendous)

INSTRUCTIONS

NOTE: Read all the attached instructions thoroughly before beginning the project.

  1. Sand the plaque surface and wipe clean with soft cloth before you start painting the surface.
  2. Refer to the step-out photo below for shading and highlighting placement.
    Step 1 Example