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By Cheryl Ball
for Delta Technical Coatings, Inc.


Main supplies:

  • Delta Ceramcoat® acrylic paint – white, black, orange
  • Delta Stencil Mania™ Stencil - Whimsical Dot Alphabet
  • Delta Sobo Glue
  • Delta Stencil and stamp sponges
  • Three 8” circle cork trivets

    Basics supplies:
  • Paint brushes – ½” flat, liner
  • Black marker
  • Ruler
  • Pencil
  • Masking tape

Note: For best results, please take a moment to review all instructions on product packaging before beginning any project.

1. Paint two cork trivets white. Paint the remaining trivet orange. Let dry. Apply a second coat to each trivet as needed. Let dry.
2. Using a pencil and referring to the photo, lightly draw the soccer ball pattern on one white trivet, the baseball stitch lines on the other white trivet, and the basketball seam lines on the orange trivet.
3. Using orange paint and the liner paint brush, paint the stitch lines on the baseball. Using black paint and the flat brush, paint the soccer ball pattern. Let dry. Add the lines to the soccer ball and the basketball with the black marker.
4. Position the alphabet stencil for the first letter on the basketball, secure with masking tape. Dip a stencil sponge into a small puddle of white paint, and pat off excess paint. Using an up and down motion stencil the first letter. Carefully remove the stencil and position for the next letter. Continue stenciling until the wording (ALL STAR) is complete.
5. Glue the balls together referring to the photo for placement. Let dry completely.


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