Snowy Mittens E-Pattern By Donna Hodson
E-Pattern by Donna Hodson includes color photo, drawings and full painting instructions.
All parts sold separately
SURFACE: Three 5 ¼” x 3 ¾”mitten shaped Masonite ornaments available at
Scrapbook paper: the Paper Studio, No. 186270 Christmas Plaid, available at Hobby
Lobby or another similar paper. Feel free to enlarge or reduce to adapt to other surfaces.
PAINT: DecoArt Americana Acrylic
Burnt Umber, Cadmium Red, Canyon Orange, Coral, Cranberry Wine, Graphite, Grey Sky,
Hauser Dark Green, Hauser Light Green, Hauser Medium Green, Khaki, Lamp Black,
Midnight (or other dark blue), Sapphire Blue, Slate Grey, Snow White, Tomato Red,
Other: Gesso any brand
¾” wash to base coat surface
Old ½” flat (for applying decoupage glue)
Sizes 2, 4, 6, and 12 flats (for base coating elements)
Size 1 flat for leaves
½” angle brush for floating or your favorite brush for floating.
Script liners sizes 18/0, 6/0, and 1
1/8” to ¼” deerfoot or small stippler (for snow, border foliage, and wreath)
Use your favorite brushes, but remember it takes good quality brushes to do a good job.
Decou-Page Glue/Sealer Matte decoupage glue by DecoArt
Americana Sealer/Finisher DAS13 Matte spray, or DuraClear Ultra Matte Varnish by
Varnish of choice. I like the DuraClear Matte or Ultra Matte by DecoArt
3M P320 Flexible Sandpaper (home improvement stores) or 600 wet/dry sandpaper
(automotive stores) or a piece of brown paper sack.
Sharp Craft knife (new blade)
Cutting mat or old magazine
Bone folder or smooth sided pen or brush handle
Grey and white graphite
.005 Black Micron Pen
Usual acrylic supplies