Wooden Medallion Boho-Inspired Necklace

Wooden Medallion Boho-Inspired Necklace

Posted by DecoArt on Sep 26th 2018

Use Vintage Effect Wash™ and Americana® Acrylics to make a medallion necklace (or two) with some boho whimsy.


    • water container
    • sandpaper
    • dry rag or paintbrush
    • fine/small round brush
    • leather cord
    • graphite pencil
    • drill and small drill bit
    • 1" flat paintbrush
    • 2" basswood round


    1. Prepare the basswood round, sanding the surface until smooth with sandpaper.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Using a 1" flat paintbrush, paint on either Pink and Patina onto the round. Wipe off excess paint using a dry rag and/or brush.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. With a graphite pencil, free-hand the monogram letter of your choice or a heart.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Paint the heart/monogram base with Indian Turquoise, Pumpkin, Coral Blush, Cadmium Yellow, Melon, Wild Orchid, Peacock Teal, Sea Breeze, Pineapple, or Wisteria.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Embellish the monogram base with accents and highlights around the heart/monogram. (These can be highlights, dots, and/or flowers.)
    10. Instruction #5
    11. Once finished accenting and highlighting, drill a very small hole through the top of the round for the cord of your choice (leather, cotton, etc).
    12. Instruction #6