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Painted Pet Ornaments

Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

Painted Pet Ornaments
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Painted Pet Ornaments

designed by Micaela Spiggle

Paint your pets on ornaments for a personalized gift with our Multi Surface Satins!

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Learn more about Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics.

SUPPLIES

Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

  • Black Tie (DA539)
  • Brown Sugar (DA534)
  • Buff Beige (DA509)
  • Cocoa Bean (DA535)
  • Cotton Ball (DA500)
  • Muted Gold (DA516)
  • Paprika (DA512)
  • Pewter (DA569)
  • Pink Cadillac (DA503)
  • Shrimp (DA541)
  • Vanilla Shake (DA502)

Other supplies

  • tracing paper
  • transfer paper
  • rubbing alcohol
  • scissors
  • #1 liner brush
  • cosmetic sponge (multiple)
  • jute or hemp cord
  • #1 round brush
  • pen or pencil
  • clear glass ornament (3)
  • felt (white or any color since painting on top)
  • E6000 Glue (E6000)

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. You will need clear glass ornaments, rubbing alcohol, scissors, felt, small brushes, E6000, and Multi Surface Satins in the colors of your pets!
    Step 0 Example
  2. Wipe ornaments clean with rubbing alcohol first, remove hangers, and let dry.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Use a cosmetic sponge to lightly base coat the ornaments. Use a new cosmetic sponge each time you change colors. Use multiple light coats letting dry between coats.
    Step 2 Example
  4. On the felt, use a pen or pencil to trace the ear patterns on and cut out with scissors. Use a round brush to paint the ears using black, beige, honey brown, white, pink, and muted gold.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Use a pencil to trace and transfer the pet faces on the ornaments. Then use a round and liner brush to paint the details on using: muted gold, shrimp, beige, black tie, brown sugar, white, and pink.
    Step 4 Example
  6. Put hangers back on the ornaments then use scissors to cut jute and tie to hanger.
    Step 5 Example