Metallic Farmhouse Lantern

Metallic Farmhouse Lantern

Posted by DecoArt on Apr 9th 2019

Transform a plain lantern into a chic farmhouse accent with DecoArt® Matte Metallics™.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • Mason jar
    • metal and glass lantern
    • paintbrushes



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Remove the glass from the lantern.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Paint the entire lantern in Serene.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Use a chip brush and a dry-brushing technique to add Rose Gold to the lantern in horizontal swipes. (See photo.)
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Paint the Mason jar in French Mauve.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Paint the Mason jar in Rose Gold. Let dry, fill with flowers or an object of your choice, and place inside the lantern.
    10. Instruction #5