Candle and Poinsettia E-Pattern By Donna Hodson
E-Pattern by Donna Hodson includes color photo, drawings and full painting instructions.
6 x 4 ½” Henry Plaque, www.cdwood.com, SKU 31-L148. If using this one, you would need to drill the holes at the top to hang.
PAINT: DecoArt Americana Acrylic
Some paints may be discontinued or new. If you don’t have these, I will try to provide alternatives.
Antique Gold, Cadmium Yellow, Country Blue or Periwinkle, Cranberry Wine, Deep Midnight Blue, Desert Sand, Fiery Red (NEON), Grey Sky, Hauser Dark Green, Hauser Light Green, Hauser Medium Green, Macha or Olive Green, Scarlet (or another orangey red), Snow White, Sunny Day (or can mix Snow with Cadmium Yellow), Uniform Blue (can mix Deep Midnight Blue + Country Blue about 2-1), Watermelon Slice (new) or Cadmium Red + a little Coral added.
¾” wash for base coating.
Size 4 flat
Size 1 or 2 round
½” angle or what you float with
6/0 script liner, size 0 script liner
Small dry brush
JoSonja’s All Purpose Sealer or Multi-Purpose Sealer by DecoArt
220 fine sand paper if using wood
600 wet/dry sand paper or piece of brown paper sack
Small hand drill with 1/8” bit if needed
Varnish of choice; I like JoSonja’s Matte Varnish or DuraClear Matte by DecoArt
Size 20 gauge gold wire for hanging or choice.
Usual acrylic supplies