Paint Splatter Dandelion Framed Art

Paint Splatter Dandelion Framed Art

Posted by DecoArt on Jul 10th 2016

Easily create mixed media framed art that will literally take a few minutes using stencils and DecoArt Media®.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • #10 flat brush
    • craft glue
    • cosmetic sponge
    • 5" x 5" finished wooden frame



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Remove the glass and backing from the frame. Keep the paper insert.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Use a #10 flat brush and Hansa Yellow Light to basecoat the frame.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Use craft glue to attach the paper insert to the backing so the blank side is on top. Let dry.
    6. Use a #10 flat brush and Green Gold to paint the paper insert 1/3 of the way up.
    7. Instruction #4
    8. Use the same brush and Cobalt Teal Hue and blend into the Green Gold. Rinse brush. Use the same brush to apply Cobalt Teal Hue by itself to finish painting the remainder of the paper. Rinse brush.
    9. Instruction #5
    10. Use the same brush and Cobalt Turquoise Hue to create the top layer. Rinse brush.
    11. Instruction #6
    12. Place a paper towel down in a sink, put the entire backing in the sink, and spray the backing randomly with Turquoise (Shimmer) Mister.
    13. Instruction #7
    14. While the drips are wet, dab with a paper towel to get positive and negative looks.
    15. Instruction #8
    16. Use the Primary Yellow Mister to spray randomly.
    17. Instruction #9
    18. Again use a paper towel to dab some of the wet splatter to get a positive and negative look.
    19. Instruction #10
    20. Let dry completely.
    21. Instruction #11
    22. Stencil the Dandelion Stencil with Carbon Black and a cosmetic sponge. Let dry completely.
    23. Instruction #12
    24. Stencil again using Titanium White and a cosmetic sponge to add depth. Remove and wash stencil.
    25. Instruction #13
    26. Let the backing dry completely.
    27. Instruction #14
    28. Place it in the frame and it is ready to be hung or displayed on a desk.
    29. Instruction #15