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Girl’s Glittery Flower Chest

By: Debbie Saenz
Debbie Saenz
Debbie Saenz
My name is Debbie Saenz and I’ve had a passion for creating art ever since I was a young child. Through the years, I’ve enjoyed working with many different art mediums and I’m always excited to learn new techniques. My heart’s desire is to inspire people through my art. My latest passion is mixed-media…It’s like a melting pot of all the mediums I love! Come learn more about me and my creative journey on my blog, A Creative Life, at: http://debbiesaenz.typepad.com
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Supplies

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Sheer Blossom, 2 oz.
Item #2243
Premium, all-purpose acrylic paint for decorative crafts and home décor. Superior coverage. Exceptional brushability. Use on all porous surfaces. All colors are certified AP non-toxic, water-based, and acid neutral.

$1.59

FolkArt ® Extreme Glitter™ - Neon Pink, 2 oz.
Item #2766
Sparkling fine glitter acrylic paint for decorative crafts and home décor. Use on all porous surfaces. For brightest shimmer, basecoat with similar FolkArt color. All colors are certified AP non-toxic and water-based.

$2.59

FolkArt ® Extreme Glitter™ - Hologram, 5 oz.
Item #2782
Sparkling fine glitter acrylic paint for decorative crafts and home décor. Use on all porous surfaces. For brightest shimmer, basecoat with similar FolkArt color. All colors are certified AP non-toxic and water-based.

$7.49

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Lime Yellow, 2 oz.
Item #478
Premium, all-purpose acrylic paint for decorative crafts and home décor. Superior coverage. Exceptional brushability. Use on all porous surfaces. All colors are certified AP non-toxic, water-based, and acid neutral.

$1.59

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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Hot Pink, 2 oz.
Item #634
Premium, all-purpose acrylic paint for decorative crafts and home décor. Superior coverage. Exceptional brushability. Use on all porous surfaces. All colors are certified AP non-toxic, water-based, and acid neutral.

$1.59

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Lemon Custard, 2 oz.
Item #735
Premium, all-purpose acrylic paint for decorative crafts and home décor. Superior coverage. Exceptional brushability. Use on all porous surfaces. All colors are certified AP non-toxic, water-based, and acid neutral.

$1.59

Other Supplies
#6 & #12 flat brushes
#2 liner brush
Wooden chest
4 wood ball knobs - 1 ½ inch
Pink ribbon – 18 inches
Hot glue gun
Small screwdriver
Transfer paper
Pencil

Instructions

  1. Remove hardware and paint entire chest with Lime Yellow. Allow to dry.
  2. Use flower templates and pencil to trace smaller flowers randomly around bottom portion of chest and larger flowers on lid.
  3. Use a # 12 flat brush and Sheer Blossom to add verticle stripes ½ inches apart around lid then paint each flower. Allow to dry then paint flower centers with Lemon Custard.
  4. Use liner brush and Hot Pink to outline flowers adding a loop between each petal as shown.
  5. Use a # 6 flat brush and Hot Pink to add a stripe down the center of each pink stripe. Allow to dry. Use the handle end of your brush to add polka dots around lid as shown.
  6. Use liner brush and Lemon Custard to add thin stripes along the side of each pink stripe as shown.
  7. Paint wooden ball knobs with Hot Pink. Allow to dry.
  8. Give knobs, Hot Pink stripes, and polka dots several coats of Neon Pink Extreme Glitter. Allow to dry between coats.
  9. Give several coats of Hologram Extreme Glitter over each flower including the yellow centers and on entire striped section (except for the Neon Pink Extreme Glitter stripes). Allow to dry between coats.
  10. Replace hardware, glue on wooden knob feet, and bow as shown.
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