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Painted Kitchen Utensils

             

Displayed in jars or hung from holders, wooden spoons and spatulas are a classic component of any kitchen. Introduce a pop of colour to the handles with this simple upcycle idea.

 

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You will need: Wooden utensils, Masking tape,  Martha Stewart high gloss acrylic paint

Before you begin, wipe the utensils with a damp cloth to ensure they’re free of dust. Use masking tape to mark off stripes.

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Apply two coats of eggshell acrylic paint, allowing each coat to dry first.

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Remove the masking tape before the second coat dries to avoid the paint cracking around the edges.

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Photo: Monica Melsness

 

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