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How to make a pour painted shamrock mobile

How to make a pour painted shamrock mobile

Create a beautiful pour painted shamrock mobile. This one of a kind St Patrick’s Day art project will make a fun decoration for your classroom or playroom!Create a beautiful pour painted shamrock. This one of a kind St Patrick's Day art project will make a fun decoration!

Pour Painted Shamrock

Since we have been pour painting on everything in sight, we were not going to pass up a fun chance to do something for St. Patrick’s Day! We decided to create a fun shamrock mobile to hang around for the holiday!

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Supplies for these fun shamrock decorations

  • Cardboard or Wooden Shamrocks.
  • Acrylic Paints. Green, Gold, & White.
  • Pouring Cups.
  • Medicine Cup.
  • Craft Sticks.
  • Pouring Medium. Or create your own DIY medium using 2 parts white glue 1 part water.
  • Parchment Paper.
  • Hole Punch.
  • Hemp.
  • A Stick.


How to make a fun St Patrick’s Day Mobile

Check out these step by step instructions for creating a pour painted shamrock.  Then see it all in action in the video below!

Start by cutting out a few shamrocks from a thick piece of cardboard.Create a beautiful pour painted shamrock. This one of a kind St Patrick's Day art project will make a fun decoration!

You will want this from a packing box, not a cereal box. Or you can just buy wooden shamrocks too! Prep your paints by mixing in at a 1:1 ratio of paint and pouring medium. Now start stacking your paints in your medicine cup. Go back and forth between the colors. Create a beautiful pour painted shamrock. This one of a kind St Patrick's Day art project will make a fun decoration!

Then pour the stacked paint over your shamrocks! Create a beautiful pour painted shamrock. This one of a kind St Patrick's Day art project will make a fun decoration!

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Tilt them from side to side to get that paint moving.Create a beautiful pour painted shamrock. This one of a kind St Patrick's Day art project will make a fun decoration!

You can drip them from one to another, give them a little nudge using a craft stick, or even do a second pour if you need! Create a beautiful pour painted shamrock. This one of a kind St Patrick's Day art project will make a fun decoration!

When you are happy with your shamrocks place them on a piece of parchment paper to dry. Once they are dry, punch holes in the top of your shamrocks and secure to a stick with hemp.Create a beautiful pour painted shamrock. This one of a kind St Patrick's Day art project will make a fun decoration!

Pin this pour painted shamrock to your favorite Pinterest boardCreate a beautiful pour painted shamrock mobile. This one of a kind St Patrick's Day art project will make a fun decoration for your classroom or playroom! #twitchetts

 

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