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Faux Deer Head Wall Decor

FolkArt metallic paints are perfect for creating this faux deer head wall decor for the holidays.

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This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt  Logo
  • Make It with Mod Podge Logo
instructions

Other Supplies

Paper mache deer head, Paintbrush, Paper bowtie

Instructions

Mini Deer Heads

  1. Paint the head (not antlers or mounting) of the deer head with Pearl White paint. Paint two or three coats depending on how deep you want the pearl. Make sure you allow for dry time in between coats.
  2. Paint the antlers with Pure Gold paint. Paint two or three coats depending on how deep you want the pearl. Make sure you allow for dry time in between coats.
  3. Paint the mounting block with Sequin Black paint. Paint two or three coats depending on how deep you want the pearl. Make sure you allow for dry time in between coats.

PROJECT TIP: Add a subtle sparkle to your project by top-coating with a layer of Mod Podge Sparkle.

Large Deer Head

  1. Paint the head (not antlers) of the deer head with Pearl White paint. Paint two or three coats depending on how deep you want the pearl. Make sure you allow for dry time in between coats.
  2. Paint the antlers with Pure Gold paint. Paint two or three coats depending on how deep you want the pearl. Make sure you allow for dry time in between coats.
  3. Using the Mod Melter and Mod Melt Sticks, attach a paper bow tie to the neck of the deer.

PROJECT TIP: Make it for a book lover! Mod Podge the deer with scraps of torn book pages.

 

supplies

Mod Podge ® Mod Melts - Clear Sea Glass

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Mod Melter

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $24.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Metallics - Pearl White, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Metallics - Pure Gold, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Metallics - Sequin Black, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart
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