Wooden Tray Wall Décor Clock

Wooden Tray Wall Décor Clock

Posted by DecoArt on Oct 28th 2020

This timely wall accent is made from a wooden tray, clock hands, and the signature colors of Americana® Acrylics.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • ruler
    • 1" painter's tape
    • circle template
    • varnish
    • round circle plaque
    • pencil
    • 3/4" flat brush
    • clock mechanism and hands
    • drill with drill bits



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    The round circle plaque I am using has a white base, but you can use a plain wooden base because you will be covering up the entire of the base with paint.

    1. Use a ruler and pencil to divide and mark inside the base of the plaque into equal quarters.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Use any 6" diameter object like a lid to trace around, making a smaller circle in the center of the plaque.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Use painter's tape to mask off one section of the plaque at a time.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Paint the outside area Moody Blue and the center area Shoreline. Remove the tape and reposition it for a second section.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Paint the outside area of the second section Eucalyptus Leaf and the center area Green Lagoon. Remove and reposition the tape for a third and then a fourth section.
    10. Instruction #5
    11. Repeat the steps for the third section with Cobblestone and Bleached Sand and for the fourth section with Jadeite Glass and Pistachio Mint.
    12. Instruction #6
    13. Paint the outer rim and clock hands Snow White. Seal with varnish of your choice. Let dry. When dry, drill the center hole and assemble the clockworks.
    14. Instruction #7