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Metallic and Chalky Vase with Twigs

Americana Decor® Metallics™

Metallic and Chalky Vase with Twigs
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Metallic and Chalky Vase with Twigs

designed by Alexandra Hawkins

A simple jar and twigs turn into a chic element for home décor with Americana Decor® Metallics™.

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SUPPLIES

Americana Decor® Metallics™

  • Copper (ADMTL10)
  • Pewter (ADMTL12)

Americana® Acrylics

  • Persimmon (DA293)
  • Uniform Blue (DAO86)

Americana® Chalky Finish for Glass™

  • Serene (ADCG06)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • rubbing alcohol
  • sandpaper
  • glass jar
  • twigs
  • paintbrushes

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Sand the glass surface and clean with rubbing alcohol.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Apply Uniform Blue to the majority of the jar, leaving the lip and top ridge exposed.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Paint the exposed area in Serene.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Apply Pewter to the Uniform Blue area.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Gather some twigs, make sure they are entirely dry. (No green is seen.) Paint them in Persimmon.
    Step 4 Example
  6. Cover the painted twigs with Copper.
    Step 5 Example
  7. Assemble the jar and twigs.
    Step 6 Example
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