Chicago Brownstone Birdhouse
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Chicago Brownstone Birdhouse

Put a feather in your cap with this multi-family birdhouse!

Designed by Julie McGuffee.

Craft Time: 60+ minutes
Uses Recycled Items: No
 
 
 
 
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 Americana Acrylic Paint, small

Americana Acrylic Paint

 

Material List

  • ArtMinds™ Brownstone Birdhouse
  • ArtMinds™ Wood Turnings – Spools (2)
  • DecoArt® Americana® Paint – Light Buttermilk,
  • Berry Red, Bahama Blue and Asphaltum (Dark Brown)
  • Adhesive Jewels – Black
  • Feathers (2)
  • Paintbrush – 1" Flat Brush
  • Glue
 

Project Instructions

Referring to photograph, paint the walls of the birdhouse Light Buttermilk.

Paint the doors, perch and stair rails red. Tip: Remove the doors to paint.

Paint the roof, base, wood accents across the front, door knobs and stairs dark brown.

Paint the window frames, door frame, spools and front center section Bahama Blue.

Trim around the hole, across the top of the door frame and the top of each spool with black adhesive jewels.

Glue the spools to the base and add a feather inside the hole at the top for a “feather” tree.