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Supplies

Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Pea Shoot
Item #32009
High-performance, patented, premium acrylic paint is specially formulated for use on all surfaces. Its highly pigmented color provides superior coverage-perfect for all craft and hobby painting techniques, including brush painting and detailing, sponging, stenciling, stamping, and printing. UV- and weather-resistant for indoor and outdoor use. Self-priming for use on porous and non-porous surfaces. Dishwasher-safe on glass. Non-toxic; waterbased; USA-made. 60 Satin paints provide a soft, subtle, sheen.


Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Pond
Item #32015
High-performance, patented, premium acrylic paint is specially formulated for use on all surfaces. Its highly pigmented color provides superior coverage-perfect for all craft and hobby painting techniques, including brush painting and detailing, sponging, stenciling, stamping, and printing. UV- and weather-resistant for indoor and outdoor use. Self-priming for use on porous and non-porous surfaces. Dishwasher-safe on glass. Non-toxic; waterbased; USA-made. 60 Satin paints provide a soft, subtle, sheen.


Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Yellowjacket
Item #32064
High-performance, patented, premium acrylic paint is specially formulated for use on all surfaces. Its highly pigmented color provides superior coverage-perfect for all craft and hobby painting techniques, including brush painting and detailing, sponging, stenciling, stamping, and printing. UV- and weather-resistant for indoor and outdoor use. Self-priming for use on porous and non-porous surfaces. Dishwasher-safe on glass. Non-toxic; waterbased; USA-made. 60 Satin paints provide a soft, subtle, sheen.


Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Summer Linen
Item #32075
High-performance, patented, premium acrylic paint is specially formulated for use on all surfaces. Its highly pigmented color provides superior coverage-perfect for all craft and hobby painting techniques, including brush painting and detailing, sponging, stenciling, stamping, and printing. UV- and weather-resistant for indoor and outdoor use. Self-priming for use on porous and non-porous surfaces. Dishwasher-safe on glass. Non-toxic; waterbased; USA-made. 60 Satin paints provide a soft, subtle, sheen.


Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Glitter Acrylic Craft Paint - Feldspar
Item #32158
High-performance, patented, premium acrylic paint is specially formulated for use on all surfaces. Its highly pigmented color provides superior coverage-perfect for all craft and hobby painting techniques, including brush painting and detailing, sponging, stenciling, stamping, and printing. UV- and weather-resistant for indoor and outdoor use. Self-priming for use on porous and non-porous surfaces. Dishwasher-safe on glass. Non-toxic; waterbased; USA-made. 40 Glitter paints add sparkly, shimmery effects.


Martha Stewart Crafts ® 4oz Stucco Paint Effect
Item #32188
Create the look and feel of classic stucco. Apply with a Martha Stewart Crafts palette knife or brush. Can be mixed with Martha Stewart Crafts Acrylic Paints for textured effects or painted after applying. Waterbased.


Martha Stewart Crafts ® 6oz Weather Crackle Effect
Item #32201
Give any project an aged, vintage appearance with well defined cracks. Apply to painted surface using a soft bristle brush and smooth even strokes. When dry, apply contrasting color as top coat (necessary to show cracking). Cracking shows when paint dries. Waterbased.


Martha Stewart Crafts ® 4.5oz Stencil Adhesive Spray
Item #32203
Use to adhere stencil to surface and prevent paint seepage. Repositionable.


Martha Stewart Crafts ® Grain Striping Comb - 2pc
Item #32239
Achieve a variety of combed effects. Eight distinct striping patterns available on 2 combs.


Martha Stewart Crafts ® Foam Pouncers Set - 6pc
Item #32243
Especially ideal for smooth surfaces like glass, foam pouncers are used to apply paint in an up-and-down dabbing motion. Ergonomically designed, easy-grip handles. Contains 6 pouncers: 1 each 1/2in, 3/4in, 1in, 1-1/4in, 1-1/2in and 1-3/4in. Durable, reusable.


Martha Stewart Crafts ® Basic Brush Set - 5pc
Item #32244
Use these brushes for basecoating, blending, strokework and detailing. Ergonomically designed, easy-grip handles. Contains 5 white nylon bristle brushes: #6 round for lines and details, #10 and #16 flat for blending and strokework, 1/2in angular for blending and strokework, 3/4in utility for basecoating.


Martha Stewart Crafts ® Arabesque Laser-Cut Stencils
Item #32266
Use stencils to create beautiful painted designs on fabric, wood, glass, and other surfaces. Contains 3 coordinating, multi-design 8-3/4in x 16-3/4in stencils and instructions. 11 total designs.


Other Supplies
Martha Stewart Crafts ® 6oz Tintable Glaze Effect
Assorted birdhouses
Palette knife

Instructions

Birdhouse 1

Using a utility brush, paint the roof of the birdhouse with Yellowjacket, the body with Feldspar Green, and the peg with Pond.

 

Birdhouse 2

Using a utility brush, paint the body of the birdhouse with Yellowjacket and paint the roof and trim of the birdhouse with Summer Linen. Let roof dry completely. Mix Feldspar Green and the glaze effect following instructions on packaging. Using a large brush, apply glaze to roof and use a grain striping comb to create stripes, using the photograph as reference.


Using a utility brush, paint the roof and pegs of the birdhouse with Pond. Using a large soft bristle brush, paint the body of the birdhouse with the weather crackle effect, following instructions on packaging. Let dry completely. Use a utility brush to apply a coat of Peashoot over the weather crackle effect.
 

Birdhouse 3

Using a utility brush, paint the roof of the birdhouse with Summer Linen and pegs of the birdhouse with Feldspar Green. Using a small detail brush, paint the underside of the room and base of the birdhouse with Peashoot. Use the Large Arabesque stencil and follow general stenciling instructions on the package to stencil the roof of the birdhouse. Then mix Summer Linen and the stucco paint effect with a palette knife. Use the knife to apply the tinted stucco medium to the body of the birdhouse.
 

Birdhouse 4

Using a utility brush, paint the roof of the birdhouse with Summer Linen and the base of the birdhouse with Pond. Mix Pond with the glaze effect following instructions on packaging. Using a large soft bristle brush, apply glaze to roof and use a grain striping comb to create stripes, using the photograph for reference. Mix Summer Linen and the stucco paint effect with a palette knife. Then, using the knife, apply the tinted stucco medium to the body of the birdhouse. Use a small detail brush and paint the peg and window trim with Yellowjacket.

Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

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