DecoArt® Americana® Easter Egg Chick Tote
Make this delightful painted mini tote for Easter eggs or candy. It's easy and fun to paint using Americana® Acrylic Paints!
Designed by Jean Kievlan for DecoArt® Americana®.
- DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint:
- Snow White
- Tangelo Orange
- Pistachio Mint
- Ebony Black
- Lemon Yellow
- Petal Pink
- Unfinished Wood Mini Tote Box with Handle
- Paintbrushes: 3/4" Flat, #4 Shader,#1 round
- Gray Graphite Transfer Paper
- Transparent Tape
- White Craft Glue
- 1/8" Light Green Dot Ribbon, 12"
Print out the pattern.
Paint box with Pistachio Mint.
Tape graphite paper, then pattern on box. Transfer chick design onto box with a pencil.
Paint chick Lemon Yellow. Let paint dry completely between coats of paint.
Transfer pattern for beak, eyes and cheeks to chick.
Paint beak Tangelo Orange, cheeks Petal Pink and eyes Ebony Black. When dry, dot each cheek with Snow White.
Use #1 Round to outline chick with Tangelo Orange, or float shading with #4 Shader.
Use brush handle make 5 dot Lavender flowers. Dot Snow White centers in flowers.
When paint is dry, glue a double strand Green 1/8” ribbon bow at chick’s chin.