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Child's Room Planetary Wall Décor

Galaxy Glitter™

Child's Room Planetary Wall Décor
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Child's Room Planetary Wall Décor

designed by Jessica Alea

Add a galaxy of glittered planets to a child's bedroom or play area with Galaxy Glitter™.

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SUPPLIES

Americana® Acrylics

  • Aqua Sky (DA333)
  • Slate Grey (DAO68)

Galaxy Glitter™

  • Aqua Meteor (DGG10)
  • Silver Moon (DGG02)

MagiKote™ Styrofoam Coating

  • MagiKote (DS105)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • sandpaper
  • knife or Styrofoam cutting tool
  • Styrofoam ball (small and medium)
  • paintbrushes (including fan brush)

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Cut the Styrofoam balls in half. Apply a layer of MagiKote over the Styrofoam and allow to dry. Once dry, sand the Styrofoam halves and re-apply MagiKote. Repeat if necessary.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Basecoat the planet with Slate Grey and Aqua Sky. Allow to dry and apply a second coat.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Using a fan brush, light dab Silver Moon on the areas basecoated with Slate Grey and Aqua Meteor to the areas basecoated with Aqua Sky.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Repeat the steps above with different colors to create a variety of planets.
    Step 3 Example