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Halloween Fortune Teller Sign

Weathered Wood®

Halloween Fortune Teller Sign
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Halloween Fortune Teller Sign

designed by Alexandra Hawkins

Weathered Wood® gives a vintage vibe to this soothsayer's sign.

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SUPPLIES

Americana® Acrylics

  • Antique White (DAO58)
  • Lamp (Ebony) Black (DAO67)
  • Mulberry (DA294)
  • Wild Orchid (DA233)

DecoArt® Extreme Sheen™

  • Copper (DPM10)
  • Silver (DPM13)

Mediums

  • Weathered Wood® (DAS8)

Other supplies

  • paneled wooden signboard
  • paint supplies: various brushes, water container, paper towel and/or rags, palette/paper plate
  • carbon paper or transfer paper

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Paint the entire sign in Silver.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Paint Weathered Wood over the entire surface of the sign and allow to dry. Paint Antique White over top of the medium, keeping in mind that the surface will crack in the direction that you paint it in, this sign was done painting in a horizontal motion.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Print the patterns to size and trace onto the sign using carbon paper. Paint the center of the eye and the fingernails in Wild Orchid, the lettering in Mulberry, the smoke around the crystal ball in Copper, the moon and star on the hands and in Silver and on the base of the crystal ball, paint three silver highlights, referring to the final photo.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Outline everything in Lamp Black, referring to the patterns and the final photo.
    Step 3 Example