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Shabby Chic Angel Wings with Rose Gold Accent

Metallic Lustre®

Shabby Chic Angel Wings with Rose Gold Accent
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Shabby Chic Angel Wings with Rose Gold Accent

designed by Donna Welter

Add a heavenly accent to your living space with these shabby chic wings highlighted in Metallic LustreĀ® Rose Gold.

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Americana Decor® Chalky Finish™ Paint

  • Lace (ADC02)

Americana Decor® Varnishes

  • Light Satin Varnish (ADM05)

Dazzling Metallics®

  • White Pearl (DA117)

Metallic Lustre®

  • Rose Gold (ML15C)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • sandpaper
  • 1" flat brush
  • 2" foam brush
  • 1" foam brush
  • clean cloth
  • 1" stencil brush
  • wooden shape (angel wings)


NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. Lightly sand any rough edges of the wings. Wipe down with a paper towel to remove any sanding dust.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Paint the wings with two coats of Lace on the foam brushes. (Use a small foam brush to get into any crevices.) Allow to dry completely between coats.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Optional: Add a subtle texture by using a pouncing motion with the foam brushes on the lower portion of the wings.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Lightly sand the wings for a distressed look. Wipe away any sanding dust with a paper towel.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Apply a coat of White Pearl onto the entire wing.
    Step 4 Example
  6. Using fingertips or a 1" stencil brush, apply Rose Gold to the feathers. For added interest and dimension, apply more Rose Gold to the tips of the feathers and let dry.
    Step 5 Example
  7. Using a fingertip, apply Rose Gold to the edges of the wings. Buff the entire wing to high sheen with a clean cloth.
    Step 6 Example