Wooden Star-Spangled Uncle Sam

Paint this star-spangled Uncle Sam. He'll bring real spirit to any patriotic gathering.
What You Need: DecoArt Americana Colors
Let Freedom Ring
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Your table will be celebrating
freedom with this Uncle Sam.

  • BS Burnt Sienna DA63
  • HB Honey Brown DA163
  • LB Lamp Black DA67
  • MB Midnight Blue DA85
  • MF Medium Flesh DA102
  • NG Neutral Gray DA95
  • NP Napa Red DA165
  • SN Sand DA4

Loew-Cornell Brushes

  • 1/2-inch synthetic angular flat
  • #6 synthetic flat
  • #1 synthetic liner
  • 3/8-inch stencil

Supplies

  • 1 x 8 x 10-inch pine
  • 1/4 x 3 x 8-inch Baltic birch plywood
  • 1/4 x 2-inch dowel
  • Modeling compound
  • Tacky glue
  • 1/4-inch star stencil (optional)
  • Fine-tip permanent black marking pen
  • Krylon 1311 clear acrylic spray
  • Antiquing medium
  • Five 1/2-inch-long brads
  • 5-minute epoxy
  • 1 inch of 18-gauge wire
  • 4 inches of 16-gauge wire
  • Scrollsaw
  • Drill
  • Sandpaper
  • Tack cloth

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