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Vintage Wood Letters

By: Kirsten Jones
Celebrate your family with monogram letters in a beautiful matte chalk finish.
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Skill Level: Intermediate
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Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Metallic Acrylic Craft Paint - Yellow Gold
Item #32105
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. 20 Metallic paints enliven projects with vivid shine.

$2.59

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.

$17.09

Martha Stewart Crafts ® 8oz Vintage Décor Matte Chalk Acrylic Paint - Sailor Blue
Item #33526
Vintage Decor Paint is available in a charming palette of 22 traditional and stylish colors. The paint requires no prep work and dries with a beautiful matte finish, or it can be distressed or sealed with a clear or antique finish. • Specially formulated to distress easily by sanding, with residue creating a fine dust that does not gum up sandpaper • When sealed with wax, the texture is soft and velvety • Dries quickly and can be touched up easily, 2 hours to cure • Works great with stencils and silkscreens • Covers approximately 20 square feet • Available in 22 colors, that allow for great color combinations and pairings

$11.49

Martha Stewart Crafts ® 8oz Vintage Décor Matte Chalk Acrylic Paint - Linen
Item #33532
Vintage Decor Paint is available in a charming palette of 22 traditional and stylish colors. The paint requires no prep work and dries with a beautiful matte finish, or it can be distressed or sealed with a clear or antique finish. • Specially formulated to distress easily by sanding, with residue creating a fine dust that does not gum up sandpaper • When sealed with wax, the texture is soft and velvety • Dries quickly and can be touched up easily, 2 hours to cure • Works great with stencils and silkscreens • Covers approximately 20 square feet • Available in 22 colors, that allow for great color combinations and pairings

$11.49

Martha Stewart Crafts ® 8oz Vintage Décor Matte Chalk Acrylic Paint - Blue Agave
Item #33533
Vintage Decor Paint is available in a charming palette of 22 traditional and stylish colors. The paint requires no prep work and dries with a beautiful matte finish, or it can be distressed or sealed with a clear or antique finish. • Specially formulated to distress easily by sanding, with residue creating a fine dust that does not gum up sandpaper • When sealed with wax, the texture is soft and velvety • Dries quickly and can be touched up easily, 2 hours to cure • Works great with stencils and silkscreens • Covers approximately 20 square feet • Available in 22 colors, that allow for great color combinations and pairings

$11.49

Other Supplies
Large wood letters
Sandpaper

Instructions

  1. Paint letters with Blue Agave and let dry.
  2. Basecoat ampersand with Sailor Blue and let dry.
  3. Apply second coat onto letters in Sailor Blue, painting over the Blue Agave. Let dry.
  4. Paint second coat on ampersand with Linen and let dry.
  5. Sand the letters to create a distressed look. Sand until first color shows on edges.
  6. Using a dry brush, lightly add Gold Metallic around edges as shown. Let dry.
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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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