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Neon Lights Pencil Holder with Geometric Accents

Americana® Acrylics

Neon Lights Pencil Holder with Geometric Accents
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Neon Lights Pencil Holder with Geometric Accents

designed by Felicity Greiner

Turn wooden bangle bracelets into one-of-a-kind pencil holders with Americana® Acrylics Neon Lights.

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SUPPLIES

Americana® Acrylics

  • Green Energy (Neon Lights) (DA343)
  • Knockout Blue (Neon Lights) (DA344)
  • Peach Punch (Neon Lights) (DA341)
  • Pink Explosion (Neon Lights) (DA340)
  • Radiant Yellow (Neon Lights) (DA342)

Primers, Sealers, and Finishes

  • DuraClear® Ultra-Matte Varnish (DS124)

Other supplies

  • sandpaper
  • flat brush
  • painter's tape
  • wooden bangle (3 small, 1 large)
  • 1/2" pouncer (Americana Dual Sided Pouncers - DABK19)
  • E6000 Glue (E6000)

INSTRUCTIONS

NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. Use a flat brush to paint three bangles in Green Energy, Radiant Yellow, and Knockout Blue. Leave the last bangle raw.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Use painter's tape to tape off triangles randomly onto the Green Energy bangle. Paint the triangles in Pink Explosion.
    Step 1 Example
  3. On the Radiant Yellow bangle, use painter's tape to create random diagonal stripes. Paint the stripes in Peach Punch.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Load a pouncer with Pink Explosion. Randomly pounce circles onto the Knockout Blue bangle.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Once all bangles have dried completely, use E6000 Glue to adhere all bangles together to create a pencil cup. If desired, use a DuraClear Varnish for added durability. (Shown: DuraClear Ultra-Matte Varnish.)
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