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Wedding Heart Tree Centerpiece

Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

Wedding Heart Tree Centerpiece
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Wedding Heart Tree Centerpiece

designed by PLA Schneider

Clear glass vases, embellished with a tree and hearts, make easy, eye-catching accents for a wedding reception.

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SUPPLIES

Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

  • Apple Green (DA518)
  • Cotton Ball (DA500)
  • Turquoise Waters (DA525)

Other supplies

  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • rubbing alcohol
  • pencil
  • #8 round brush
  • #6 round brush
  • clear glass vase

INSTRUCTIONS

NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. Print off the pattern and place it inside of the vase. Using a #8 round brush, paint the tree trunk in Cotton Ball.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Mix equal, very small amounts of Apple Green and Turquoise Waters and paint the heart in the center of the tree, with two coats of the mix with a #8 round brush.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Using a #6 round brush, paint one half of the hearts (on one side of the vase) with two coats of Apple Green. Using a #6 round brush, paint the hearts on the other side with two coats of Turquoise Waters.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Mix Cotton Ball and Apple Green 2:1 and use mix to add tiny dots with a #6 round brush on the Apple Green hearts. Mix Cotton Ball and Turquoise Waters 2:1 and use mix to add tiny dots with a #6 round brush on the Turquoise Waters hearts.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Use the Cotton Ball/Apple Green and Cotton Ball/Turquoise Waters mixes and a #6 round brush to randomly add lines throughout the tree trunk.

HELPFUL HINTS

This can be used as a vase, candleholder, or centerpiece.

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