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Glittery Valentine's Day Journal

DecoArt® Holographic Illusions™

Glittery Valentine's Day Journal
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Glittery Valentine's Day Journal

designed by PLA Schneider

Create this truly unique journal for your Valentine with DecoArt® Holographic Illusions™.

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Americana® Acrylics

  • Antique Gold (DAO9)
  • Baby Pink (DAO31)
  • Lamp (Ebony) Black (DAO67)
  • Purple Cow (DA272)
  • True Red (DA129)

DecoArt® Holographic Illusions™

  • Bewitching Red (DHG03)
  • Fairy Pink (DHG02)
  • Lush Lavender (DHG09)
  • Magic Gold (DHG05)

Other supplies

  • transfer paper
  • small round brush
  • journal
  • medium round brush
  • pencil


NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. Gather the supplies
    Step 0 Example
  2. Transfer the provided pattern to the front cover of the journal. Use a medium round brush to paint the circles on the journal in Baby Pink and True Red.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Use a small round brush to paint one circle in Purple Cow and the lock in Antique Gold
    Step 2 Example
  4. Use a medium round brush to paint the hearts in True Red, Baby Pink, and Purple Cow.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Use a small round brush to add glitter to the circle and hearts in Bewitching Red, Lush Lavender, and Fairy Pink. Use a small round brush to add Magic Gold to the lock.
    Step 4 Example
  6. Use the handle end of a small brush to add dots around the circles in Baby Pink. (Refer to photo.)
    Step 5 Example
  7. Continue adding Baby Pink dots. (Refer to photo.)
    Step 6 Example
  8. Use a small round brush to paint the key hole in Lamp Black.
    Step 7 Example
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