Colorful Back-to-School Banner

Colorful Back-to-School Banner

Posted by DecoArt on Aug 15th 2018

Kick off the school year with a colorful banner made with Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics.


    • scissors
    • cardboard
    • craft glue
    • tracing & transfer paper
    • twine
    • scrapbook paper
    • medium brush
    • papier mâché shape


    1. Trace the provided pattern to cardboard and scrapbook paper. Cut out the six pieces with scissors. Use a medium brush and Satin Decou-Page to decoupage the scrapbook paper to the cardboard. Make watercolors by mixing the paint with water. Use a medium brush to loosely paint the pennants in all six colors. (Iris, Lipstick, Pumpkin Patch, School Bus, True Blue, and Turf Green)
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Use a medium brush to paint the numbers in letters in all six colors. Let dry.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Use craft glue to adhere the letters and numbers to the pennants. Let dry. Use craft glue to adhere twine to the back of the pennants.
    6. Instruction #3