Caterpillar Wall Art
Make this unique and colorful wall hanging for the perfect kid’s room decor.
Designed by Jane Chandler, DecoArt Design Team
- DecoArt® Americana® Gloss Enamels: Black, Festive Green, Citron Green
- Wooden Disks: 6-inch x ½-inch (number needed is number of letters in name plus one for head)
- Brushes: ¾-inch Flat, #4 Round, 3/8-inch Round Foam Pouncer
- Foam Plate
- Green Chenille Stems: 12-inch x 6mm (2)
- Wood Glue
Preparation: Remove any labels from surface.
Use ¾-inch brush and Citron Green to paint tops and sides of wooden disks; let dry.
Use pouncer brush and Festive Green to dot on tops of disks; let dry.
Arrange disks as desired, alternating on top layer and bottom layer as shown. Glue together where edges overlap.
Use round brush and Black to paint facial details on first disk. Paint letters of name, approximately 2-inches high on remaining disks. Let dry.
Glue 1-inch ends of chenille stems 3-inches apart at back of upper head. Use fingers to curl ends into spirals.
Use photo as a guide and follow manufacturer’s instructions for all products used.