Father's Day Gift Plaque

Father's Day Gift Plaque

Posted by DecoArt on May 31st 2020

Spell out Dad's specialness with Americana® Acrylics and DecoArt® Extreme Sheen™.


    • painter's tape
    • sheet of clear vinyl
    • cosmetic sponge
    • wooden plaque
    • chip brush
    • Cricut machine


    1. Use a chip brush to to paint the entire plaque in Warm White. (Saturate the brush in water before loading. This will create a white-washed effect.) Set the plaque aside and let dry.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Use a Cricut machine to create a stencil. Select the font of your choice; just be sure "Father" is slightly bolder than the rest of the letters. Place the stencil on the plaque.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Use a cosmetic sponge to dab on Desert Turquoise to all of the letters. Let dry. Use a cosmetic sponge to dab on Deep Midnight Blue to "Father". Carefully peel off the stencil and let dry.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Use painter's tape to create accent lines (one on top and one on the left side; see photo for placement). Using a cosmetic sponge, dab on 24K Gold and Desert Turquoise. Carefully remove the tape. Let dry.
    8. Instruction #4