Patriotic Tea Towel with Stars

Patriotic Tea Towel with Stars

Posted by DecoArt on Jun 14th 2020

Show your patriotism with this modern, starry tea towel, made with SoSoft® Fabric Paint.


    • cardboard
    • small round brush
    • tea towel
    • tracing & transfer paper
    • medium round brush
    • fabric pencil



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Transfer the provided pattern to the tea towel. Use a small round brush to paint one of the stars in Santa Red.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Use a small round brush to paint two stars in Primary Blue and two stars in Bright Yellow. Let dry.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Mix all three colors (Primary Blue, Santa Red, and Bright Yellow) with about 1/3 water. Use a medium round brush to apply the watered paint in the corresponding colors, creating a watercolor effect. Be sure to let the paint bleed outside the lines. (See photo.)
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Make pastel green and pastel blue by adding White to Primary Blue and Apple Green in a ratio of 3 parts Primary Blue or Apple Green to 1 part White. Mix well. Add about 1/3 water and dab a small round paintbrush randomly throughout the tea towel.
    8. Instruction #4