Glittering Treat Bag
- DecoArt® Fabric Painting Medium
- DecoArt® Craft Twinkles™: Black
- Americana® Acrylic Paints:
- Snow (Titanium) White
- Yellow Ochre
- Cadmium Orange
- Lamp (Ebony) Black
- Bittersweet Chocolate
- Saffron Yellow
- Autumn Red
- #10/0 Liner
- #4 Round Brush
- #2 & #4 Flat Brush
- Canvas Tote
- Water Container
- Paper Towels
- Trasfer Graphite Paper
- Fabric Chalk
- Pattern printed from michaels.com
Note: Allow to dry between steps.
Mark off 8" x 12" space in center of bag. Mark off ½" all around outside of space to form frame. Section off ½" frame into ½" sections.
Using #4 flat brush alternate Cocoa, Cadmium Orange, and Saffron Yellow.
Using thinned Lamp Black and liner brush, make zig zag lines between each section of color.
Transfer owl pattern to center of bag.
Referring to photo for placement, paint owl's body Yellow Ochre and shade bottom with small amount of Bittersweet Chocolate worked into wet paint. Paint top of owl's head, feet, and wings Cadmium Orange. While still wet, work small amount of Autumn Red into shaded areas of each part. Paint eyes Cocoa.
Transfer owl details. Paint bottom of eyes, Snow White, and tops of eyes, Yellow Ochre.
Using liner brush and Bittersweet Chocolate, paint details in body of owl. Paint center of ears Bittersweet Chocolate and outline wings and eyelids with Lamp Black. Paint pupils of eyes Lamp Black; highlight with Snow White. Paint nostrils Lamp Black. Paint entire tree Bittersweet Chocolate.
Using thinned Lamp Black, paint bark detail on tree, then highlight with Snow White.
Paint entire background inside frame with Black Craft Twinkles. (This may take two coats.)