Fluid Art l Bright Frame Menu Board

Fluid Art l Bright Frame Menu Board

Posted by DecoArt on Jan 10th 2019

Make over a simple frame into a colorful, paint-poured menu board with Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • disposable gloves
    • craft sticks
    • wet wipes
    • plastic cups
    • foil pan
    • paintbrushes
    • frame


    1. Remove all backing from the frame, make sure to keep the clear laminate.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Mix Sky Blue and a touch of Ballerina for a light blue. Use the mix to paint the entire frame.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Prepare five cups of paint: Add a touch of Sky Blue to Night Sky to make a lighter blue. Add a touch of Ballerina to Pink Tropics to make a medium pink hue. The other three cups are Soft Jade, Ballerina, and Sky Blue as is. Mix each cup of paint with an equal amount of Pouring Medium.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Set up a pouring station by placing cups or something similar under the frame and place the cups and frame into a foil pan. (The cups will keep the frame elevated while pouring.) Layer each color into a large cup and pour the cup over the entire frame.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Paint the photo backing in Ballerina. Let dry and Insert the backing and the laminate back into the frame.
    10. Instruction #5