Plaid Christmas Sign

Plaid Christmas Sign

Posted by DecoArt on Jul 26th 2016

Highlight a holiday refrain in a festive plaid print using Americana Decor® Chalky Finish™.


    • sandpaper
    • pencil
    • flat brush
    • white transfer paper
    • round brush
    • wooden sign



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Using a flat brush, paint the background of the wooden sign in red.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Mix together red with some black. Use the mix and a flat brush to create vertical and horizontal stripes that are the width of the brush. With a round brush, paint a thin line of grey over stripes. (Refer to photo.)
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Distress the background with sandpaper as desired.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Transfer the provided pattern onto the surface. With a small round brush, paint the lettering in white.
    8. Instruction #4


    "fa La La La La" Pattern