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Watermelon Platter


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Give your meals the refreshing look of a favorite summer treat with a platter decorated as a watermelon slice.

Watermelon Platter Painting Project


DecoArt Products Required
Americana Acrylics

  • DA129 - True Red
  • DA131 - Hauser Light Green
  • DA132 - Hauser Medium Green
  • DA265 - Tuscan Red

Americana Writers

  • DAW67 - Black

Americana Brushes

  • DBF2575-B - Flat 3/4"

Americana Spray Sealers

  • DAS12 - Americana Gloss Spray


  • Sea sponge
  • Foam plate
  • Basswood 12" x 16" oval tray, Demis Products, Inc., item 3566


1. Use flat brush and Tuscan Red to paint center area of tray; let dry.
2. Use sea sponge and True Red to sponge paint over center area; let dry.
3. Use flat brush and Hauser Light Green to paint rim and back side of tray; let dry.
4. Use sea sponge and Hauser Medium Green to sponge over rim and back side of tray; let dry.
5. Refer to photo for placement and use Black Americana Writer to paint raindrops for watermelon seeds on Tuscan Red area of tray; let dry.
6. Spray tray with Americana Gloss Spray and let dry.

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