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zebra Wall Art

Bring the exciting wild African plains into your school or home with this beautiful Zebra Wall Art.


Americana Acrylics:
Snow (Titanium) White
Lamp (Ebony) Black
Light Cinnamon
Bubblegum Pink
Sour Apple (semi-opaque)
Foam Paint
Americana Gloss Spray
Foam plate
Transfer paper
#6 round and 3/4" flat brushes
11" x 14" wrapped canvas


Transfer pattern onto canvas.
Use flat brush and equal mixture of Snow White and Sour Apple to paint background of canvas; let dry.

Paint following areas with colors as listed, then let dry: zebra, Snow White; inner ears, Bubblegum Pink.

Refer to photo and use round brush and Lamp Black to paint outer ears and stripe pattern on zebra. Let dry.

Thin Light Cinnamon with water and use flat brush to paint shading in inner ear and around edge of zebra neck and head, with darkest paint mixture along edges and fading inward by blending with wet brush. Let dry.

Refer to photo and use Black Foam Paint to paint nostril, dot for eye, and uneven lines for hair; let dry.

Spray canvas with Americana Gloss Spray Sealer and let dry.

Young children may enjoy making their own Striped Zebras.

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Decorating Crafts, VBS Jungle Crafts, VBS Safari Crafts, Wild Animal Crafts

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