Little Painted Pastel House

Little Painted Pastel House

Posted by DecoArt on Apr 27th 2016

Create a home for recipes, mail, or other clutter with new Americana® Acrylic color.


    • #6 flat brush
    • #10 flat brush
    • #1 liner brush
    • #1 round brush
    • papier mâché house


    1. Use the larger flat brush to basecoat the house in Aqua Sky and the roof with Frosted Plum. Rinse brush.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Use the smaller flat brush with Colonial Blue to fill in the windows and chimney. Use the liner brush to mix Colonial Blue with Warm White; use the mix to add details to the chimney. Rinse brush.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Use the round brush to mix Frosted Plum with Warm White. Use the mix to outline all windows and to add detail to the roof. Rinse brush.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Use a small flat brush and Chartreuse Yellow to fill in the front door. Rinse brush.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Use the small flat brush with Teal Mint to paint on the shutters. Rinse brush.
    10. Instruction #5
    11. Use the flat brush and Bright Salmon to paint a rectangle on the front of the house and for the address by the door. Rinse brush.
    12. Instruction #6
    13. Use a liner brush with Desert Cactus to paint the grass all around the house. Rinse brush.
    14. Instruction #7
    15. Use the round brush to mix Frosted Plum with Warm White; use the mix to add some flowers. Rinse brush. Use the same brush to mix Bright Salmon with Warm White and use to paint more flowers. Rinse brush.
    16. Instruction #8
    17. Use the liner brush with Teal Mint to outline the rectangles. Mix Teal Mint with Warm White and paint on the word "home" in the large rectangle and whatever address you want in the smaller rectangle. Rinse brush.
    18. Instruction #9
    19. Dip the handle end of the liner brush in Chartreuse Yellow to add the flower centers. Wipe off handle.
    20. Instruction #10


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