Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Carnations in a Vase

designed by Sheri Willshire

 

McGill Paper Punches:
     -65800 Tool Kit 


Additonal Supplies:
     -Various shades of pink card stock
     -Various shades pink ink (or coloring the edges of each petal)
     -Pink Seam Binding 
     -Pink Acrylic Paint
     -Mercury Glass Vase
     -3" Styrofoam Ball
     -Beacon's Fabric Tac
     -Beacon's 3 in 1 Adhesive

Create 20 to 25 Carnations following these instructions:

 
   Click for full printable PDF

Project Instructions:
  • Paint Styrofoam ball with pink acrylic paint. Allow to dry. Place into the vase.
  • Using Beacon's 3 in 1 Adhesive adhere the McGill Carnations onto the Styrofoam ball.
  • Tie a length of pink seam binding around the vase.

Here is a closeup of the Carnations

We'll be back soon with more Paper Blossom projects and other projects using the complete line of McGill Paper Punches.

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5 comments:

Patty S. said...

I am unable to get the PDF file. There is nothing to click.

Sheri said...

Patty, I apologize that the PDF wasn't working.
Go here for a complete listing of all the Paper Blossom tutorials.
The Carnation is the first one. :)
http://www.mcgillinc.com/how-to%27s/paper_blossoms-techniques.aspx

Kat said...

Very beautiful I love it.

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Leslie Lim said...

I read your blog.I thought it was great.. Hope you have a great day. God bless.

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