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By Tammie Wilson
©2004 Delta Technical Coatings, Inc.


Main supplies:

  • Delta Ceramcoat® Acrylic Paint -Barn Red 2490
  • Delta Texture Magic Dimensional Paint™ -Cashmere 28 003
  • Delta Texture Magic Easy-Grip
  • Spreaders™
  • Birdhouse
  • Garden Mosaic Tiles and assorted small rocks/pebbles

    Basics supplies:

  • 1” Soft Bristle Brush
  • Water Container
  • Paper Plate
  • Paper Towels

(Note; for best results, please take a moment to review the instructions on all product packaging before beginning your project.)


1. Using the 1” soft bristle brush, apply 2 smooth even coats of Barn Red to the entire birdhouse. Let dry.
2. Prop the birdhouse so that one side of the roof lays horizontal.
3. Remove the seal from the Cashmere Texture Magic and squeeze half of the paint onto the roof of the birdhouse. Smooth with the rounded spreader.
4. Place the Garden Mosaic Tiles into the Texture Magic, then fill in around them with the small rocks, then the pebbles. Refer to photo.
5. Leave birdhouse in place to dry thoroughly. Repeat steps 2-5 to complete the other half of the birdhouse roof.


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