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Small Glittery Back to School Clipboard

Craft Twinkles®

Small Glittery Back to School Clipboard
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Small Glittery Back to School Clipboard

designed by Micaela Spiggle

Add style to your plain clipboards to make school fun by adding glitter!

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SUPPLIES

Americana® Acrylics

  • Lamp (Ebony) Black (DAO67)
  • Ocean Blue (DA270)

Craft Twinkles™

  • Galaxy Blue (DCT18)

Craft Twinkles™ Writers

  • Crystal (DCTW01)
  • Lime Green (DCTW16)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • stylus or pencil
  • tracing paper
  • transfer paper
  • #12 flat brush
  • 2" painter's tape
  • clipboard
  • #1 round brush

INSTRUCTIONS

NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. Make sure surface is dust free.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Use painter's tape to mark off an area for name, school subject, etc.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Use #12 Flat brush to base coat the entire clipboard Lamp (Ebony) Black. Rinse brush.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Remove tape and use same brush to base coat border with Ocean Blue. Rinse brush.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Once dry use a pencil to trace and transfer patterns.
    Step 4 Example
  6. Use #1 Round brush to base coat designs using Titanium White to mimic the look of a chalkboard. Rinse brush.
    Step 5 Example
  7. Then use a #12 Flat brush to apply Galaxy Blue Craft Twinkles in the border section. Rinse brush.
    Step 6 Example
  8. Then use the Crystal Writer to add glitter over all the White painted areas.
    Step 7 Example
  9. Once the border is completely dry use the Lime Green Writer to personalize with a name, school, subject, etc. Also add dots to outline the border.
    Step 8 Example
  10. Let completely dry laying flat before using.