Patriotic Pallet

Patriotic Pallet

What You'll Need:

14"x24" Wood Pallet
Wood/Metal Star
12mm Jute Rope
Chalk Paint: Red, White
Multi Surface Cobalt Paint
FolkArt® Burnt Umber Paint
Hot Glue
Damp Cloth

Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 1 Hour (Not Including Dry Time)

How to Make a Patriotic Pallet

Dress up your home this season with a Patriotic Pallet! A Patriotic Pallet has the perfect amount of red, white and blue to set the tone for all of our favorite Americana holidays. 
  • 1 Wipe pallet

    Wipe the pallet with a damp cloth or brush to wet the pallet. 

  • 2 Wipe paint on pallet

    Apply some brown paint onto a cloth and wipe it onto the pallet and the star. Let dry. 

  • 3 Paint slats

    Alternate painting the slats red and white, allowing some of the stained wood to show through the areas. 

  • 4 Paint star

    Paint the wood star blue. 

  • 5 Glue star

    Position the star onto the pallet and hot glue it into place.

  • 6 Add rope

    Cut a 24" section of rope and hot glue the ends to the back of the pallet for hanging.