8 Materials

Items needed to complete this project.

Walnut Hollow Rustic Market Sign 11 inch x 13 inch 104781039 Martha Stewart Crafts 6 oz. Multi-Surface Chalkboard Acrylic Paint Blue 104588733 DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Burnt Umber 104106679 Marvy Uchida Bistro Chalk Marker White 104785764 or Crayola Chalk White 104258500 Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 8 104118910 Nicole Crafts Flower Stems of Your Choice Panacea Heavy Duty 8 inch Wire Cutters 104455865 Tombow Mono Multi Liquid Glue 0.88 oz. 104402499

Walnut Hollow Where's the Cake Sign

Chris Wallace, Walnut Hollow

Point your party guests in the right direction for a sweet treat!

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for neither the paint nor the glue.
  • 2
    Following directions on the Blue Chalkboard Paint, apply one coat to the market sign using a large flat brush. Let dry for 1 hour.
  • 3
    Mix an equal amount of Burnt Umber paint and water to create a “stain”. Use large flat brush to stain the stake part of the market sign.
  • 4
    After one hour dry time, apply a second coat of Blue Chalkboard Paint using a large flat brush. Dry overnight.
  • 5
    Write CAKE or other desired sentiment on sign using chalk or chalk ink pen.
  • 6
    Use wire cutters to remove stems from flowers and adhere to market sign. Dry flat.