Patriotic Decorative Food Stands

Patriotic Decorative Food Stands

Posted by DecoArt on May 10th 2020

Build food servers of patriotic red, white, and blue with Americana® Acrylics.


    • sandpaper
    • painter's tape
    • wooden candlesticks
    • craft or wood glue
    • wooden plaques
    • paintbrushes


    1. Gather the materials.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Paint all surfaces of the wooden candlesticks and wooden plaques with Snow White. Let dry completely. Sand the surfaces with sandpaper until smooth.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Use painter's tape to tape off stripes and stars. (See photo.) Paint Light Buttermilk onto the areas that are the white areas.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Paint Navy Blue onto the candlesticks and the tops of the stands. (See photo for placement.) Remove the tape in blue and white areas. Glue on the tops of the stands. Allow to dry.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Paint Santa Red onto areas to finish. (See photo for placement.) Add Santa Red dots to the white area on one stand. Add more layers if needed of each paint. Touch up and allow to dry.
    10. Instruction #5
    11. Use the stands for patriotic table displays.
    12. Instruction #6