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Hanging Basket Décor for Door

Americana® Acrylics

Hanging Basket Décor for Door
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Hanging Basket Décor for Door

designed by Morena Hockley

This basket, made with Americana® Acrylics, is a fresh take on the front door wreath and can be customized by season.

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Americana Decor® Stencils

  • Distressed Harlequin (12" x 12") (ADS03)

Americana® Acrylics

  • Coral Blush (DA292)

Dazzling Metallics®

  • Emperor's Gold (DA148)

Galaxy Glitter™

  • Champagne Starburst (DGG14)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • cosmetic sponge
  • door hanger
  • wooden basket (with compartments)
  • paintbrushes (including an angular brush)
  • Styrofoam piece (or floral foam)
  • artificial flowers


NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. Basecoat the entire basket with Coral Blush; apply a second coat if needed.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Place the Distressed Harlequin stencil on the flat sides of the basket. Apply Emperor's Gold over the stencil with a cosmetic sponge.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Squeeze a drop of Champagne Starburst on each diamond.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Use an angled brush to spread the glitter onto the design.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Fill each square compartment in the basket with the floral foam and arrange the flowers in the container. Use a door hanger to display the floral box on a door as you would a wreath. (A matching gold one was used here.)
    Step 4 Example