12 Materials Needed:

Arched Wood Sign, Floral Stems and Bushes, "Home Sweet Home" Template, FolkArt Pickling Wash: Celadon, FolkArt Chalk Paint: Bavarian, Cathedral Door, Lilac, Soft Cloth, Paint Brushes, Transfer Paper, Wire Cutter, Hot Gun

About this Project

Welcome visitors to your home with a farmhouse chic sign. Brighten your wood surface without concealing the grain pattern by applying a pickling wash.

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  • 1

    Download and print template.

    Apply a coat of pickling wash to wood sign. Let paint set for 30 seconds, then wipe with soft cloth. Let dry for one hour. Sand various spots and along the edges of the sign, concentrating on spots where natural wood aging would occur. Repeat with a second coat.

  • 2
    Lightly trace template onto sign. Paint quote with chalk paint. Add stitch detail to hearts and let dry. Gently sand lettering to match background.
  • 3
    Cut and style floral and greenery into desired arrangement. Hot glue to top of sign.