Easy DIY project for the beginner

Time: 30Minutes Cost: $10.00 Difficulty: Easy

Supplies

 MATERIALS

 

  • Craft Smart Multi-Surface Premium Satin Acrylic Paint, Black

    Craft Smart® Multi-Surface Premium Satin Acrylic Paint

     

  • Craft Smart Multi-Surface Premium Satin Acrylic Paint, Blue Cloud

    Craft Smart® Multi-Surface Premium Satin Acrylic Paint

    Craft Smart Multi-Surface Premium Satin Acrylic Paint, Deep Turquoise

  • Craft Smart® Multi-Surface Premium Satin Acrylic Paint

     

  • Craft Smart Multi-Surface Premium Paint, Light Green

    Craft Smart® Multi-Surface Premium Satin Acrylic Paint

     

  • Craft Smart Multi-Surface Premium Paint, Flame

    Craft Smart® Multi-Surface Premium Satin Acrylic Paint

     

  • Craft Smart Multi-Surface Premium Satin Acrylic Paint, White

    Craft Smart® Multi-Surface Premium Satin Acrylic Paint

     

  • Strathmore 300 Series Palette Paper Pad, 9" x 12"

    Strathmore® 300 Series Palette Paper Pad

     

  • Flower Eyed Skull LED Lantern By Celebrate It

    Flower Eyed Skull LED Lantern By Celebrate It™

     

 

 

 

 YOU’LL ALSO NEED

  • Paintbrush

Instructions

STEP 1

Project Note: Use image as a guide or paint wood Day of the Dead skull as desired.

 

Paint the base and the edges of the wood skull with black paint. Let dry

STEP 2

Paint the front of the wood skull with white paint. Let dry.  

STEP 3

Pour out small puddles of various colors onto a piece of palette paper and dip the end of the paintbrush into the Flame paint. Tap the end of the paintbrush on the front of the skull, creating dots around the eyes, above the fleur de lis and below the mouth. Clean the brush end. 

STEP 4

Dip the end of the paintbrush into the Turquoise paint. Tap the end of the paintbrush on the front of the skull, creating dots below the Flame dots under the mouth, above the Flame dots on the fleur de lis and in the center of the eyes. Dip the end again into Turquoise paint and drag the end of the paintbrush about ¼" in elongated dots to the right and left of the Flame dots around the eyes. Clean brush end. 

STEP 5

Dip the end of the paintbrush into Light Green paint. Create elongated dots to the right and left of the Turquoise dots around the eyes, below the mouth and on each side of the fleur de lis. Let dry.

 

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