A step-by-step guide on how to paint paper mache letters and numbers for a variety of projects.
2. Pour a small amount of gesso onto a tray or plate. 3. Use a foam brush to lightly coat the letter or number with gesso. Let it dry for about an hour.
4, 1. Pour a small amount of paint onto a tray or plate. 5. Apply the paint, allowing it to dry between coats. You'll probably need two coats.
Use the numbers to decorate for a graduation party, milestone birthday, or anniversary party. Or use letters to spell out someone's name.