Songbird Silhouette Necklace

Songbird Silhouette Necklace

Posted by DecoArt on Apr 9th 2014

Add a touch of music to your accessories with this necklace created with Americana DecouPage Glue.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • scissors
    • pencil
    • #3 round brush
    • #6 flat brush
    • X-Acto® knife
    • tracing & transfer paper
    • wooden oval with hole
    • sheet of musical scrapbook paper
    • black string



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Trace oval on back over music paper in pencil. Cut out with scissors.
    2. Use #6 flat brush o paint edges of oval Lamp Black.
    3. Use same brush to cover front of oval with DecouPage.
    4. Place paper evenly on oval and press from center out with fingers.
    5. Apply more DecouPage to seal.
    6. Use X-ACTO Knife to cut off paper around edges.
    7. Mix one part Staining/Antiquing Medium with one part Heritage Brick. Use #6 flat brush to paint all over paper on oval.
    8. Trace and transfer design in bottom left corner with pencil.
    9. Use #3 round brush to paint design Lamp Black
    10. Cut piece of string to fit neck, thread through top of oval and tie.


    Bird Pattern