DIY Embossed Wall Plaque Tutorial

Published March 17, 2020

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Check out this tutorial by Michelle from 211 Vintage where she demonstrates how to make your own DIY embossed wall plaque with Country Chic Paint products!

Embossed Wall Plaque

Supplies:

  • Blue painter’s tape
  • Putty knife
  • Plastic spoon
  • Small bowl
  • Chip brush
  • 3/4 inch pine cut to 5×7″
Supplies
Supplies

Step 1)

Sand wood to remove any splinters or rough edges

Sand

Step 2)

Using the Reverie, paint the base coat and allow to dry (best to wait 24 hours)

paint

Step 3)

Apply the stencil and tape it with the blue tape.

tape

 

Step 4)

Mix 1 part texture paint with 1 part paint and stir thoroughly to form a smooth paste.

texture
paint

Step 5)

Using putty knife apply the textured paint over the stencil, remove stencil and allow to dry. (recommended 24 hours)

apply
stencil

Step 6)

Using the Tropical Cocktail paint over the entire piece and allow to dry. You may need 2 coats. (Again dry time of 24 hours is recommended)

paint

Step 7)

Distress using sand paper rubbing back just enough to show the base color underneath.

sand
sand

 

Step 8)

Apply the Natural Wax using the wax brush. Do not wipe or buff yet.

wax
wax

 

Step 9)

With the dry chip brush apply the Antiquing Dust. Allow it to settle for 30 minutes.

dust
dust

 

Step 10)

Wipe off the antiquing dust to desired look.

wipe
plaque

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