Time Required :
Over an hour
Intermediate
Intermediate
You're somewhat experienced with the skills necessary to complete this project, but you haven't mastered all the elements, yet.

wood letter wreath

Give your home décor projects a rustic, vintage look with a crackled paint finish on a wood letter. This décor style is perfect to accent a boxwood wreath.
Step 1

Paint your wood letter with Indigo chalk distressing paint and set aside to completely dry.
TIP: This will be your bottom layer and will be seen through cracks once your project is complete.

Step 2

Apply a thick coat of crackle medium over the chalk painted surface. For best results apply a thick coat and do not go back over the area. Let this completely dry.

Step 3

Now, paint a top layer of Porcelain chalk distressing paint to the wood letter.
TIP: Only apply one coat and do not go back over any painted area. If you do, likely the distressed crackled look will be diminished. Set aside to dry.

Step 4

Cut four long pieces of wire that will attach to the corners of the letter and eventually twist around the wreath foam.

Step 5

Find the middle of each wire and use a piece of felt to hot glue the wire to the back of the letter. The felt will work as a loop with the wire inside. Position your letter on the wreath and once you like the position, twist the wire ends around the wreath base.
TIP: If you choose to hang it outdoors, spray your wood letter with a sealant and hang in a covered area.

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