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Bird and Birdhouse Dimensional Canvas

Sweet birds perch around a painted birdhouse with added dimension.

At a Glance:

Skill Level: Advanced Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Acrylic Paint Logo
  • FolkArt Stencils Logo
instructions

Other Supplies

Stretched canvas 16” x 20”, Flat brush ¼”-1/2”, Round brush #4-6, Liner brush #1, Burnisher or craft stick, Glue, Round frame, Decorative metal accents, Sea sponge, Porcelain drawer pull, Tape, Ruler, Pencil

Instructions

  1. Base coat canvas Jamaican Sea. With a dry stencil brush, swirl Titanium White onto canvas to create clouds.


  2. Tape off a simple birdhouse shape and paint Linen. With a dry stencil brush, lightly apply Titanium White vertically to create texture. Remove tape.


  3. Tape off roof and using sea sponge, apply metallic paints as shown. Remove tape.


  4. Trace round frame opening onto canvas. Paint Dark Brown.


  5. Place book or hard surface under canvas and transfer patterns from pattern sheet.


  6. Paint patterns as shown referring to pattern instructions for painting technique.


  7. Add linear and vine detail with liner brush.


  8. Glue frame and drawer pull to canvas to finish.

supplies

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Pueblo, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Seashell Pink, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Graffiti Pink, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Summer Peach, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Morning Sun, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Jamaican Sea, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Dark Brown, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Linen, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Pure Black, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Titanium White, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Easy to Paint Rub-On Patterns - Birds

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Calypso Sky, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Soft Apple, 2 oz.

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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Glazed Carrots, 2 oz.

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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Buttercup, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Autumn Leaves, 2 oz.

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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Bayberry, 2 oz.

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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Clover, 2 oz.

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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Butter Pecan, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Christmas Red, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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