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Thanksgiving Burlap Place Setting

Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

Thanksgiving Burlap Place Setting
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Thanksgiving Burlap Place Setting

designed by PLA Schneider

This placemat and napkin ring duo will add fall colors to your Thanksgiving decorating.

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Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

  • Cocoa Bean (DA535)
  • Dark Scarlet (DA508)
  • Iris (DA531)
  • Pumpkin Patch (DA511)
  • Turf Green (DA520)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • scissors
  • pencil
  • #8 flat brush
  • hot glue gun and glue sticks
  • #6 round brush
  • Contac® paper
  • black permanent marker
  • cosmetic sponge
  • cardstock (or precut place cards; optional)
  • burlap placemat (number will depend on your dining table)
  • napkin ring (metal or wood - the ones used here are metal)


NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. Using a #6 round brush and Cocoa Bean, paint a wavy line on the right side of the placemat. (Refer to the pattern if needed.)
    Step 0 Example
  2. Trace the acorn pattern onto Contac paper and cut out to make a stencil. Using a cosmetic sponge, dab on Pumpkin Patch, Dark Scarlet, Turf Green, and Iris. (Refer to photo for color placement.)
    Step 1 Example
  3. Trace the acorn top pattern and leaves onto Contac paper and cut out to make stencils. Using a cosmetic sponge, dab Cocoa Bean into the acorn top and leaf stencils. (Refer to photo for placement.)
    Step 2 Example
  4. Use a cosmetic sponge to dab on two coats of Cocoa Bean to the napkin rings.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Cut thin strips of burlap (approx 3/4" long). Using a #8 flat brush, paint a stripe along the middle of each strip in either Dark Scarlet, Pumpkin Patch, Iris, or Turf Green. Loop around the napkin ring and adhere with a hot glue gun.
    Step 4 Example


(Optional) You can also create matching place cards by cutting cardstock and painting to match the burlap strips around the napkin rings. (Or use precut place cards.)

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