Football Team Spirit Serving Tray

Football Team Spirit Serving Tray

Posted by DecoArt on Sep 29th 2015

Keep those armchair quarterbacks well-fed with this tray that any football fan will love.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • scissors
    • pencil
    • painter's tape
    • #3 round brush
    • #6 flat brush
    • 1" foam brush
    • 1" stencil brush
    • serving tray



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Paint the entire tray with two coats of Cotton Ball. Allow the paint to dry completely between coats.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Cut out the provided rectangle pattern. Place in the center of the tray and trace.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Apply painter's tape along the inside edges of the rectangle.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Place the Americana Decor Ikat Polka Dot Stencil onto the center of the tray. ( If it is too large for the tray, trim the excess edges to fit.) If needed, use painter's tape to keep the stencil in place. Use a stencil brush to apply Pumpkin Patch and Eggplant (or the desired team colors). Be sure not to stencil inside of the taped-off area. While the paint is still wet, remove the stencil.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Remove the painter's tape from inside the rectangle. Use the Americana Stencils 3" Simple Script Alphabet Stencil to paint the letters "L", "V", and "E" within the rectangle using a stencil brush and Coffee Bean. (See final photo for placement.)
    10. Instruction #5
    11. Use the handle end of a #3 round brush to paint tiny Eggplant dots around the outer edges of the rectangle and the tray. Use the #3 round brush to paint the inside edge of the tray in Pumpkin Patch.
    12. Instruction #6
    13. Cut out the football shape. Position on a diagonal where "O" would be placed. Use a pencil to outline. Apply Coffee Bean with a #6 flat brush to the football area. Let dry. Once dry, free-hand the stitching in Cotton Ball and a #3 round brush.
    14. Instruction #7


    Football And Rectangle Pattern