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Spring Topiary Art and Vases

Welcome spring with fresh translucent color.

At a Glance:

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

  • Gallery Glass Logo
instructions

Other Supplies

Hole punch ¼”- 1/8”, Craft knife, Plastic spreader, Combing tool or toothpick, Stencil brushes 1/8”-1/4”, Flat brush ½”-1/4”, Picture frame with glass 11” x 14”, Square glass vases, Wood candlestick 1 7/8”, E 6000 adhesive, Tape

Instructions

  1.     Create multiple lead lines on one leading blank. Spread window color onto other blanks with plastic spreader and set aside to dry (at least 12 hours).
     
  2.     To crackle picture frame and candlestick, base coat both with Rusted Pipe.
     
  3.     Apply crackle medium in a slip slap pattern with flat brush. Let dry.
     
  4.     Apply Wicker White top coat in same manner and cracks will appear as paint dries.
     
  5.     Make two copies of topiary pattern. Pattern is scaled for an 11 x 14 frame but, can be enlarged or reduced for other frame sizes.
     
  6.     Place one pattern under glass and secure with tape.
     
  7.     Use other pattern under leading blanks to cut out desired pieces with craft knife to create topiary. Use hole punches to make circles.
     
  8.     Place lead lines onto glass as shown and to create topiary pot. Use a dot of liquid leading from bottle to secure where cut lead lines meet.
     
  9.     Apply window color to pot and comb with combing tool to spread.
     
  10.     Use stencil brush to apply Clear Frost around outside border and to pot.
     
  11.     Use same processes on glass vases as shown.
     
  12.     Glue candlestick to bottom of vase with E 6000.

supplies

Gallery Glass ® Window Color™ - Snow White, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Gallery Glass ® Window Color™ - Clear Frost, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Gallery Glass ® Surfaces - Leading Blanks

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $3.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Gallery Glass ® Liquid Leading™ - Black, 4 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $3.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Gallery Glass ® Window Color™ - Magenta Rose, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Gallery Glass ® Window Color™ - Autumn, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Gallery Glass ® Window Color™ - Lemonade, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Gallery Glass ® Window Color™ - Aqua, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Gallery Glass ® Window Color™ - Light Green, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Rusted Pipe, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Mediums - Crackle Medium, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.09
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Wicker White, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

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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