Fall Wood Banner

Fall Wood Pennant Banner

What You'll Need:

Wood Pennant Banner
DecoArt Acrylic Paint in Light Buttermilk
DecoArt Acrylic Paint in Desert Sand
DecoArt Acrylic Paint in Mustard Seed
DecoArt Acrylic Paint in Cadmium Orange
DecoArt Acrylic Paint in Dark Chocolate
Liquid Stencil Adhesive
Stencils
Plaid Stencil Tape
Small and Medium Round Foam Stencil Brushes
1 to 3 Regular Foam Brushes

Courtesy of Rebecca from The Crafted Sparrow
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 1 Hour (Not Including Dry Time)

How to Make a Fall Wood Banner


Welcome fall by hanging this wooden pennant banner anywhere in your home! Use our selected patterns and suggested rich, fall colors or get creative and pick out your own. Either way, this banner is sure to impress.
 
  • 1 Paint Wood pennants

    Paint 3 of the wood banner pieces using the desert sand paint.Then, paint 4 of the wood banner pieces using the light buttermilk paint.

  • 2 Paint polka dots Polka dot painted wood pennant

    Using the medium round foam brush and mustard seed paint, paint polka dots on 2 of the wood banner pieces you painted with light buttermilk paint. Gently dab your round foam brush in the paint and dab the excess paint off. Carefully press your round foam brush down on the wood banner piece and gently turn it to create full polka dots.

  • 3 Stencil a design Stenciled wood pennant

    Use stencil adhesive on the back of your chosen stencil according to the instructions on the package or use stencil tape to secure it in place. Apply the stencil to a wood banner piece painted with light buttermilk paint. Press the stencil down gently. Use the small round foam brush and cadmium orange paint to stencil the design. Gently dab your round foam brush in the paint and dab excess paint off before applying it to the stencil. This will ensure the design won't bleed. Continue moving the stencil around the wood banner piece. You will need to make 2 stenciled wood banner pieces.

  • 4 Create stripes Striped wood pennant

    Using stencil tape, create a large, thick stripe down the center of all 3 wood banner pieces that were painted with desert sand paint. Press down on the tape firmly to ensure the paint doesn't bleed.

  • 5 Paint stripes Striped wood pennant

    Use a foam brush and dark chocolate paint to paint your stripe. Apply 2 coats of paint. Once dry, remove the stencil tape.

  • 6 Create smaller stripes Striped wood pennant

    Using the stencil tape, create 2 small stripes down each side of the middle, thick stripe. Press down on the stencil tape firmly to ensure the paint doesn't bleed.

  • 7 Paint stripes Striped wood pennant

    Use the foam brush and the dark chocolate paint to paint your small stripes. Apply 2 coats of paint. Once dry, remove the stencil tape.

  • 8 String together String wood pennants together

    Using the enclosed jute twine, string all 7 wood banner pieces together and enjoy your new fall banner.