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Metal Fall Towel Bucket

Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

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Metal Fall Towel Bucket

designed by DecoArt Design Team

A metal bucket becomes shiny, fall-themed storage with Americana Multi-Surface Acrylics and Clear Chalkboard Coating..

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Learn more about Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics.

SUPPLIES

Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

  • Brown Sugar (DA534)
  • Deep Turquoise (DA524)
  • Mushroom (DA533)

Chalkboard Products

  • Americana® Clear Chalkboard Coating (DS107)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • pencil
  • flat brush
  • liner brush
  • galvanized metal container

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Using the leaf template as a guide, paint the outline of a large leaf onto one side of the galvanized metal container with Brown Sugar.
  2. Fill in the leaf using a flat brush and Brown Sugar. Paint second and third coats, if necessary, being sure to let paint dry between coats.
  3. Using the tip of a liner brush, add a series of dots around the leaf with Deep Turquoise and Mushroom.
  4. Paint smaller leaves using Deep Turquoise. Repeat with second and third coat if necessary.
  5. Using a liner brush and Mushroom, add veins onto each leaf.
  6. Cover the surface of the large leaf with Clear Chalkboard Coating, following package directions.

HELPFUL HINTS

Remember that leaves come in all shapes and sizes, so there’s no wrong way to draw the leaf.