Space Ship Levitating Globe

Space Ship Levitating Globe

Posted by DecoArt on Oct 29th 2015

Use Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics to create this other-worldly home décor accent.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • 1" flat brush
    • #2 round brush
    • #0 liner brush
    • glass cleaner
    • circle template
    • globe



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Remove the globe from its stand and thoroughly clean the globe surface with glass cleaner.
    2. Paint the entire globe in Dolphin with a 1" flat brush. Let dry.
    3. Instruction #2
    4. Once dry, paint the globe Silver (Metallic).
    5. Instruction #3
    6. Using a liner brush and Black Tie, paint a line through the middle of the globe. Trace a circular object of desired size on the top half of the globe. In Black Tie, paint the circle and free-hand two smaller circles inside. Add lining to connect the circles.
    7. Instruction #4
    8. With a #2 round brush, add stripes of random geometric shapes in Steel Grey.
    9. Instruction #5
    10. Using the #2 round brush, go back through the geometric shapes and add detailed patterns or line-work in Black Tie. Paint circles of Chartreuse around the Black Tie circles. Let dry completely and re-attach globe to its stand.
    11. Instruction #6