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Santa Claus Silhouette Centerpiece

Americana® Gloss Enamels™

Santa Claus Silhouette Centerpiece
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Santa Claus Silhouette Centerpiece

designed by PLA Schneider

A centerpiece vase with an old-fashioned silhouette of St. Nick will add a formal element to your holiday d├ęcor.

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SUPPLIES

Americana® Frost Gloss Enamels™

  • White (DAGF02)

Americana® Gloss Enamels™

  • Black (DAG67)
  • Festive Green (DAG230)
  • Tuscan Red (DAG265)
  • White (DAG01)

Other supplies

  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • rubbing alcohol
  • scissors
  • painter's tape
  • #8 round brush
  • Contac® paper
  • 1" painter's tape
  • black fine-point permanent marker
  • glass vase
  • cosmetic sponges

INSTRUCTIONS

NOTE: Let paint dry between steps.

  1. Wipe the vase clean with a paper towel and rubbing alcohol.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Trace the oval shape on Contac paper and cut with scissors. Center and the press Contac paper into place on the vase. Use a cosmetic sponge and dab with White Frost Gloss. Peel off the Contac paper.
  3. Use painter's tape to mask off a 2" band all the way around the vase. (The width will depend on the size of the vase.) Refer to photo. Use a cosmetic sponge and dab the masked-off band with White Frost Gloss.
  4. Use painter's tape to mask off 1" stripes within the band and paint alternating stripes in White by dabbing with a cosmetic sponge.
  5. Use a #8 round brush to paint thin stripes between the White stripes in Tuscan Red.
  6. Print off the Santa silhouette and holly and place inside the vase. Use a black fine-point permanent marker to trace the Santa silhouette and holly into the middle of the oval. Use a #8 round brush to paint with two coats of Black.
    Step 5 Example
  7. Use a #8 round brush to paint the holly berries in Tuscan Red and the leaves in Festive Green. Use a #8 brush to outline the holly berries and leaves in Black.
  8. Use a #8 round brush to outline the dotted line and dots around the oval in Black.
  9. Use a #8 round brush to add dots in Festive Green around the top and bottom of the band, all the way around the vase.
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