"Team Dad" Painted Sports Chair

"Team Dad" Painted Sports Chair

Posted by DecoArt on Aug 23rd 2015

Make Dad a part of the team by painting him a chair that matches your team's colors.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • tracing paper
    • transfer paper
    • ruler
    • pencil
    • painter's tape
    • 3/4" flat brush
    • #8 flat brush
    • #1 liner brush
    • Silhouette electronic cutting machine
    • cosmetic sponges
    • Con-Tact® paper
    • foldable canvas chair
    • printed lettering



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    You will need a canvas material folding chair in a color of your choice. Logos are ok; they can be covered with paint.

    1. Remove all tags from the folding chair.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Tear the painter's tape into a rectangle shape on the front or back of the chair. Use a ruler to center the rectangle.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Use a 3/4" flat brush and Lipstick to fill in the entire rectangle until you cover up the logo if any. Rinse brush.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. In a font of your choice, send the words "Team Dad" or "Team Mom" to the Silhouette machine and cut out onto Con-Tact paper.
    8. Use a cosmetic sponge with Cotton Ball for every other letter; use a new cosmetic sponge with Silver (Metallic) for the rest. Remove the Con-Tact paper.
    9. Instruction #5
    10. Use a #8 flat brush and Black Tie to paint a border around the Lipstick rectangle. Rinse brush.
    11. Instruction #6
    12. Use a #1 liner brush and Black Tie to outline all the letters. Rinse brush.
    13. Instruction #7


    "team Dad" Pattern