Copper and Blue Bust and Cage

Copper and Blue Bust and Cage

Posted by DecoArt on Feb 20th 2019

A simple cage and bust transform into an elegant décor accent piece with Americana Decor® Metallics™.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • rubbing alcohol
    • birdcage
    • paintbrushes
    • bust



    Wipe all surfaces with rubbing alcohol before painting.

    Some steps may require several coats.

    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Paint the entire birdcage in Serene.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Using a 1" chip brush, dry-brush Pewter onto the wide band of the birdcage and the foot. Paint the top knob of the birdcage in Pewter.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Paint the bust in Persimmon.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Paint the bust in Copper.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Place the bust in the birdcage.
    10. Instruction #5