"Hello Spring" Bannered Wooden Sign

"Hello Spring" Bannered Wooden Sign

Posted by DecoArt on Feb 12th 2016

Sign in for spring on a wall accent made using Americana Decor® Chalky Finish.


    • water container
    • paper towels
    • sandpaper
    • scissors
    • 2" flat brush
    • craft glue
    • plain white copy paper
    • vinyl
    • assorted scrapbook paper
    • Silhouette electronic cutting machine
    • tape
    • twine
    • wooden board
    • 1" stencil brush



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Paint a wooden board using Refreshing. Set aside to dry.
    2. Trace a triangle onto a piece of paper. (Skip this step if you are using the Silhouette file for the flag banner/bunting.)
    3. Instruction #2
    4. Mirror the triangle and cut out the diamond shape. (Or use the Studio file to cut out the diamonds)
    5. Instruction #3
    6. Trace the diamond onto the assorted scrapbook papers.
    7. Instruction #4
    8. Cut out all the diamonds.
    9. Instruction #5
    10. Fold each diamond in half to form a triangle.
    11. Instruction #6
    12. Put twine in the crease and glue the ends of the triangle together. (The twine should still be able to move freely.)
    13. Instruction #7
    14. Cut out a vinyl "hello SPRING" sign using the Studio file provided and a Silhouette electronic cutting machine. Apply the stencil to the wooden board.
    15. Instruction #8
    16. Use a 1" stencil brush to fill in the wording "hello SPRING" with Everlasting.
    17. Instruction #9
    18. Remove the vinyl and let the wording dry.
    19. Instruction #10
    20. Distress the edges of the sign using a high-grit sandpaper.
    21. Instruction #11
    22. Remove any sanding dust using a damp paper towel.
    23. Instruction #12
    24. Cut and position the flag banners where you would like them.
    25. Instruction #13
    26. Turn the sign over and tape the banners in place.
    27. Instruction #14
    28. Position and tape the other sides of the banners.
    29. Instruction #15


    Project Cut File