Paint

Café Paris Wall Hanging

for  DecoArt

size: 11"x14"

Materials

  • Canvas board, 11”x14”
  • Red grosgrain ribbon, 3/4”-wide, 18” length

Tools

  • Americana (DecoArt): Stuccos: Soft Buttercream; Acrylic Paints: Titanium White; Mauve; Dk. Chocolate; Lamp Black; Alizarin Crimson; Camel
  • Matte Spray Sealer
  • Palette Knife (DecoArt)
  • Flat paintbrush, #8
  • Small round foam pouncer

Pattern - Café Paris Wall Hanging

  • 1. Use palette knife to spread Buttercream Stucco in an uneven skim coat over canvas; let dry. Print and cut out pattern; transfer design.
  • 2. Use brush and/or palette knife to apply stucco onto chef and lettering. Apply thicker coat to hat, mustache, and scarf. Let dry.
  • 3. Use photo as guide to paint "Café" Lamp Black and "Paris" Alizarin Crimson. Use pouncer to randomly apply black dots to background.
  • 4. Apply sealer. Thin Dk. Chocolate with water; apply mixture to entire canvas, then wipe with dampened sponge or soft cloth.
  • 5. For hanger, cut ribbon in half; glue ends to back and tie bow.