Fantasy Garden Arrow Sign

Fantasy Garden Arrow Sign

Posted by DecoArt on Mar 29th 2016

Take a garden in a whimsical direction with a set of arrow signs created with Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics.


    • stylus or pencil
    • transfer paper
    • painter's tape
    • small round brush
    • large flat brush
    • small nail and hammer
    • script liner brush
    • wooden board
    • wooden arrow



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Apply Inch Worm, Cotton Ball, and Coastal Waters onto each of the three arrows.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Transfer the provided pattern onto the arrows. With a script liner brush, paint the lettering on the Coastal Waters arrow in True Blue. On the Cotton Ball arrow, paint each letter in a different color, using Iris, Inch Worm, Pink Tropics, Orange Sherbet, True Blue, and Canary. On the Inch Worm arrow, paint the lettering in Green Beret.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Using a small round brush, paint Pink Tropics, Canary, and Orange Sherbet flowers onto the Inch Worm arrow. Use the same brush to add Green Beret leaves. Add a dot of Canary in the center of each flower.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Use a large flat brush to roughly brush on True Blue and Green Beret onto the end and tip of the Coastal Waters arrow.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Use a small round brush to add scales onto the end and tip of the arrow in Coastal Waters.
    10. Instruction #5
    11. Tape off stripes of the end and tip of the Cotton Ball arrow. Paint each stripe in a different color, using True Blue, Canary, Orange Sherbet, Pink Tropics, Inch Worm, and Iris.
    12. Instruction #6
    13. Cut a wooden post to the desired length; paint in Iris. Use nail and hammer to hammer the arrows into the post.


    Garden Signs Pattern