Friday, October 28, 2016

A Spooktacular Witch's Hat with ColourArte

Hi everyone!  Are you ready for Halloween?  If not, here is a witch's hat just waiting to be worn.  I used the beautiful ColourArte paints to give it the colors and textures that you see.  

And you can follow along with my video tutorial to see just how I made it.

Supplies Used:

  Primary Elements
    Clear Glaze Medium
    Ginger Flower
    Bolivian Blue
    Burnt Umber
    Black Emerald
    China Black
The Solution Acrylic Medium Wash

Vivid Ultra Metallics
  True Metals Dragon Gold

Paper Mache Witch Hat
Stars Stencil (Tim Holtz)
Shedded Stencil (Andy Skinner)
Modeling Paste (Teresa Collins)
White gesso (Liquitex)
Black gesso (Liquitex)
Beige chalk paint
Lace and assorted floral embellishments
Assorted Paint Brushes

I hope you enjoyed my project and have been inspired to make one for yourself.  So stop on over at ColourArte to see all the gorgeous colors offered.

Have a howling good Halloween, and be safe!


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  1. Barbara!! This is just too cool!!! What a fab make and I LOVE the colors you chose! Ghoulishly groovy! heehee
    Jackie xx