"Happy Thanksgiving" Gold Table Décor Jar

"Happy Thanksgiving" Gold Table Décor Jar

Posted by DecoArt on Oct 14th 2015

Set a holiday table with a bouquet of fall flowers in a Thanksgiving-themed container.

SUPPLIES

    • paper towels
    • transfer paper
    • rubbing alcohol
    • scissors
    • ruler
    • pencil
    • 1" flat brush
    • #0 liner brush
    • cardstock
    • Mason jar

    INSTRUCTIONS

    NOTES:

    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Thoroughly clean the jar with a paper towel dampened with rubbing alcohol.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Cut a 4" x 12" (adjust for different-sized containers) strip of the deer head paper from the Americana Gold Stag Decou-Page Paper. Apply Dishwasher-Safe Decou-Page to the area where the paper will be applied. Position the paper and apply another coat of Decou-Page on top. Smooth any wrinkles with fingers or a brush.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Cut two 1/2" x 12" strips of triangle paper from the same Decou-Page Papers pack. Decoupage the strips on the top and bottom of the Gold Stag paper.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Free-hand lettering onto brown cardstock. (Or use the lettering pattern and transfer with transfer paper and a pencil.) Cut out with scissors. Using a liner brush, paint text in Bittersweet. Add dots around the outside of the oval with the end of the brush, alternating between Yellow Gold (Metallic) and Bittersweet.
    8. Instruction #4

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    "happy Thanksgiving" Pattern