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Plaid Christmas Sign

Americana Decor® Chalky Finish™

Plaid Christmas Sign
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Plaid Christmas Sign

designed by Felicity Greiner

Highlight a holiday refrain in a festive plaid print using Americana Decor® Chalky Finish™.

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Americana Decor® Chalky Finish™ Paint

  • Carbon (ADC29)
  • Everlasting (ADC01)
  • Relic (ADC28)
  • Rouge (ADC07)

Other supplies

  • sandpaper
  • pencil
  • flat brush
  • white transfer paper
  • round brush
  • wooden sign


NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. Using a flat brush, paint the background of the wooden sign in red.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Mix together red with some black. Use the mix and a flat brush to create vertical and horizontal stripes that are the width of the brush. With a round brush, paint a thin line of grey over stripes. (Refer to photo.)
    Step 1 Example
  3. Distress the background with sandpaper as desired.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Transfer the provided pattern onto the surface. With a small round brush, paint the lettering in white.
    Step 3 Example
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