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Framed Violet Affections

Americana® Acrylics

Framed Violet Affections
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Framed Violet Affections

designed by Barbara Bunsey, CDA

Barbara Bunsey's love of violets has inspired this beautiful design made with Americana® Acrylics.

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Learn more about Americana® Acrylics.

SUPPLIES

Americana® Acrylics

  • Chartreuse Yellow (DA330)
  • Cool White (DA240)
  • Eggshell (DA153)
  • Evergreen (DAO82)
  • Foliage Green (DA269)
  • Lavender (DAO34)
  • Matcha Green (DA386)
  • Purple Petal (DA378)
  • Royal Purple (DA150)
  • True Ochre (DA143)

Primers, Sealers, and Finishes

  • Americana® Primer & Sealer (DS17)
  • Americana® Soft Touch Varnish (DS123)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • transfer paper
  • chalk pencil
  • #0 liner brush
  • #10 filbert brush
  • #10 shader brush
  • wooden frame (Tole Painting Designs)
  • #8 filbert brush
  • #16 shader brush
  • 1/2" mop brush
  • compass
  • grey graphite paper
  • #5/0 liner brush

INSTRUCTIONS

NOTES: Read the downloadable, printable instructions completely before beginning this project. The quote is from a poem, "Field Flowers" by Thomas Campbell, a Scottish poet of the late 18th and early 19th centuries.

  1. Increase or decrease the pattern to fit the frame surface.
  2. See the step-by-step photos below.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Step-out photo #2
    Step 2 Example
  4. Step-out photo #3
    Step 3 Example
  5. Step-out photo #4
    Step 4 Example
  6. Step-out photo #5
    Step 5 Example