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Orange and Black Harlequin Frame

Craft Twinkles®

Orange and Black Harlequin Frame
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Orange and Black Harlequin Frame

designed by Micaela Spiggle

Build a frame that will show off your favorite Halloween picture with added sparkle.

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SUPPLIES

Americana® Acrylics

  • Burnt Orange (DAO16)
  • Lamp (Ebony) Black (DAO67)
  • Orange Twist (DA266)

Craft Twinkles™

  • Black (DCT14)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • ruler
  • pencil
  • hot glue gun
  • 3/4" flat brush
  • #10 flat brush
  • laser-cut frame
  • square wooden frame

INSTRUCTIONS

NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. Remove all packaging and labels from the laser-cut and square frames.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Use a 3/4" flat brush to basecoat the entire square frame using Orange Twist. Rinse brush.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Use the pencil and ruler to measure and draw harlequin pattern onto the front of the frame.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Use a #10 flat brush and Burnt Orange to fill in diamonds. (Refer to photo for color placement.) Rinse brush.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Use a #10 flat brush and Lamp Black to paint the laser-cut frame. Rinse brush.
    Step 4 Example
  6. Hold the laser-cut over the square frame to see the amount of space showing. Use a pencil to trace the exposed area.
    Step 5 Example
  7. Use a #10 flat brush to mix (2) parts Snow White with (1) part Lamp Black. Use mix to paint space in between frames. Rinse brush.
  8. Use a #10 flat brush to apply Black Craft Twinkles on top of the laser-cut frame. Rinse brush.
    Step 7 Example
  9. Use a glue gun to attach the laser-cut frame on top of the square frame.
    Step 8 Example
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