DIY Heart Garland With Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint
Learn how to make this sweet heart garland just in time for Valentine’s Day.
Make the salt dough hearts. I followed the tutorial from Mommypotamus.
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Use an embossed rolling pin to add an impression onto the rolled out dough.
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Cut out the hearts with a cookie cutter.
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Use a straw to create holes at the top for the ribbon.
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Bake the dough then let it cool.
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Mix the milk paint. To see a full tutorial on how I mixed milk paint for a furniture project click below.
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Create your custom Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint colors: 1 part Tricycle to 1 part Water.
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1 part Tricycle & 1 part Farmhouse White to 2 parts Water
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1 Part Tricycle & 3 Parts Farmhouse White to 4 Parts Water
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1 Part Tricycle & 3 Parts Arasbeque to 4 Parts Water
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Add 1 coat of milk paint to the front and back of the hearts.
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Once dry, use a wax brush to add antique wax to heart to highlight the embossing details.
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Apply furniture wax to the hearts with a clean cloth.
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Attach ribbon to the heart with a cow hitch knot.
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Tie each heart to the ribbon.
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Enjoy your custom garland!
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Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint In Tricycle
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Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint In Farmhouse White
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Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint In Arabesque
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