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Rustic Snowy Cabin Birdhouse

Snow-Tex®

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Rustic Snowy Cabin Birdhouse

designed by DecoArt Design Team

Give a wintry, rough-hewn look to a birdhouse by accenting it with Snow-Tex and Weathered Wood.

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SUPPLIES

Americana® Acrylics

  • Antique Maroon (DA160)
  • Bleached Sand (DA257)
  • Foliage Green (DA269)

Glamour Dust™ Sprinkle-On Glitter

  • Crystal (DAS37)

Mediums

  • Weathered Wood® (DAS8)

Snow Products

  • Snow-Tex® (DAS9)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • 3/4" flat brush
  • hot glue gun and glue sticks
  • log cabin birdhouse
  • palette knife or craft stick (Americana Palette Knives and Texture Tools Set - DAS221)
  • assorted greenery and berries

INSTRUCTIONS

NOTE: Allow to dry between painting steps.

  1. Use 3/4” flat brush to paint entire birdhouse Antique Maroon.
  2. Use 3/4 flat brush to coat roof and sides with Weathered Wood.
  3. Use 3/4 flat brush to apply Foliage Green on roof and Bleached Sand on sides.
  4. Use palette knife to randomly apply Snow-Tex on roof and base. Add dabs of Snow-Tex on log ends.
  5. Immediately sprinkle wet Snow-Tex with Crystal Glamour Dust.
  6. Position and adhere greenery and berries to left of birdhouse opening.