Do you love all things DIY and crafting? Are you looking to add a pop of whimsy to the perfect spot in your home? You have found the right project then!
Lay out bee stencil on pillow- stick well- apply southern gentlemen with small sponge- put even thin layer over stencil openings of design- . Peel back stencil to check coverage- lay back down and reapply in not adequately covered.
When satisfied remove stencil and wash immediately- while washing and drying avoid letting adhesive sides to touch on stencil.
Once stencil and pillow are dry lay stencil back over design- use sponge and apply small amount of size to places over bee you want to have gold leaf . - remove stencil once satisfied with coverage - wash stencil thoroughly and dry.
Allow size to come to tack - will loose iridescent color and become transparent - apply gold leaf liberally- brush away excess with clean dry brush.
to have a more distressed bee- place dry stencil back over bee, apply very small amount of southern gentleman with sponge over desired area- remove stencil allow to dry.
Rescue Restore Paint Southern Gentlemen 2 oz
Gilding Size 2 oz