Time Required :
About 30 minutes
Beginner
Beginner
You're new to the skills necessary to complete this project, or maybe you've tried them just once or twice before.

paint pour wall art

Create this fun and easy paint pour art piece by Alexis A.! Paint pour art is perfect as a painting to adorn your walls, for coasters to place your cup, or the cup itself.
Step 1

Protect your working surface. Paint pour involves a lot of paint, so be sure that your set-up will capture the excess.

Step 2

Fill half of a plastic cup with pouring medium. Now, squeeze and stir Cadmium Yellow paint into the mixture.
TIP: The amount of paint you add will affect how vibrant the outcome. The solution should be easily pourable.

Step 3

Repeat Step 2, in their own individual cup, with Unbleached Titanium White, Gold and Dark Orange.

Step 4

Take a fifth cup and pour in each mixture.
TIP: Think of it as “layering” each mixture of paint onto each other in one cup.

Step 5

Use a craft stick to create a few "X’s" in it, but do not mix.

Step 6

Carefully flip your cup on top of your canvas and gently begin to drag down, releasing the paint.
TIP: Other blank surfaces, like wood canvas, plaques or scrap, will work well for this project, too.

Step 7

Once all the paint is poured from the cup, pick up your canvas and tilt it from side to side so that it is completely covered and you've created a pattern you like.

Step 8

Next, adorn your piece with Gold flakes. Tear off various sized pieces of flakes and gently apply them to the canvas, following lines in the painting to create a geode look. Set the canvas aside to dry completely.

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  • 926203319
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10402450 
    $1.19
    • Color: Dark Orange
    • Size: 2 oz
    • Color: Dark Orange
    • Size: 2 oz
    • Color: Dark Orange
    • Size: 2 oz
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  • 926203319
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10411741 
    $6.79
    • Color: Gold
    • Size: 8 oz
    • Color: Gold
    • Size: 8 oz
    • Color: Gold
    • Size: 8 oz
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  • 926203319
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10597920 
    $14.99
    • Color: Clear
    • Size: 16 oz
    • Color: Clear
    • Size: 16 oz
    • Color: Clear
    • Size: 16 oz
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  • 845161011
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10626198 
    $5.49
    • Color: Cadmium Yellow Hue
    • Size: 4 oz
    • Color: Cadmium Yellow Hue
    • Size: 4 oz
    • Color: Cadmium Yellow Hue
    • Size: 4 oz
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  • 834499409
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    Item # 10094698 
    $9.99
    • Color: Brown
    • Count: 1000
    • Color: Brown
    • Count: 1000
    • Color: Brown
    • Count: 1000
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    Item # 10358012 
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