Hardware Store Racing Airplanes

Hardware Store Racing Airplanes

Posted by DecoArt on Oct 30th 2019

Build and decorate a fleet of airplanes as a kid's craft or Christmas gift, using Crafter's Acrylics®.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • sandpaper
    • hammer
    • paintbrushes
    • screw driver
    • all-purpose glue
    • wooden airplane



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Lightly sand the surfaces of the airplane parts. Assemble the airplanes according to the manufacturer's instructions.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Mix (1) part Christmas Red with (1) part Truly Blue to make purple. Paint one plane purple. Paint the other Holiday Green and the other Christmas Red. Allow to dry.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Add patterns such as checkers, circles, and stripes according to preference and in colors of choice. (See photo.)
    6. Instruction #3