Leopard Print Ampersand

Leopard Print Ampersand

Posted by DecoArt on Jul 4th 2016

Punctuate room décor with this papier-mâché shape in a trendy print created with Americana® Decou-Page™.


    • water container
    • paper towels
    • sandpaper
    • pencil
    • 1" flat brush
    • fun patterned paper
    • craft knife
    • papier-mâché shape


    1. Place the papier-mâché shape surface face down on the patterned paper, pattern side down. Using a pencil, trace the outside of the shape.
    2. Cut out the paper using a craft knife.
    3. Place the cut paper on top of the shape to double-check that it lines up correctly.
    4. Apply a coat of Paper Decou-Page to the shape's surface. Position the paper and remove any wrinkles or bubbles. Apply another coat of Decou-Page to the surface of paper. Let dry.
    5. Once completely dry, lightly sand away any areas where the paper is overhanging.