The Magic Hat E-Pattern By Donna Hodson
E-Pattern by Donna Hodson includes color photo, drawings and full painting instructions.
SURFACE: Teardrop Ornament Plaque, 12” x 10”, available at www.cdwood.com SKU: 31-
L499. Image size is 8 ½” x 10”. Enlarge or reduce for other sizes.
PAINT: DecoArt Americana Acrylic
Antique Gold, Burnt Umber, Burnt Sienna, Cadmium Yellow, Calypso Blue, Cranberry
Wine, Fiery Red (NEON), Graphite, Gray Sky, Hauser Dark Green, Hauser Light Green,
Hauser Medium Green, Indian Turquoise, Lamp Black, Midnight Green, Olive Green, Purple
Rain, Raw Sienna, Scarlet, Shoreline, Snow White, Tomato Red, Uniform Blue, Warm Beige
(formerly Fleshtone), Wild Orchid, Winter Blue, Yellow Ochre, Zinc
Other: Dazzling Metallics Splendid Gold.
BRUSHES: Use good quality brushes unless indicated otherwise.
¾” Moon Filbert, Champagne series 435 by Scharff or similar
Old size 4 flat (for background trees). Reduce size or enlarge for other sized surfaces.
½” angle or what you use for floating
Assorted good flats sizes 2-10
Size 2 round
6/0 and 18/0 script liners
Small ¼” deerfoot (optional)
Black and white graphite paper
Multi-Purpose Sealer by DecoArt
3M P320 Flexible sandpaper, 600 wet/dry sandpaper, or piece of brown paper sack.
Varnish of choice. I like DuraClear Matte Varnish by DecoArt or JoSonja’s Polyurethane
Usual acrylic supplies
Red or metallic gold ribbon for hanging if desired.