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DIY Graduation Gift - Money Holder

Make this little money holder to send the newly matriculated off to school with money in their pockets!

At a Glance:

Project #15047 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Acrylic Paint Logo
  • Glitterific Logo
  • Mod Podge Finishes and Formulas Logo
supplies

FolkArt ® Glitterific™ Acrylic Paint - Gold, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1
$0.00 $4.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Pure Black, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1
$0.00 $1.59
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Folkart ® Brush Sets - Artist Variety Set, 10 pc.

Number Needed: 1
$0.00 $7.99
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Mod Podge ® Gloss, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1
$0.00 $7.29
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instructions

Other Supplies

  • Downloadable pattern
  • Large glass bottle
  • 3" x 3" canvas
  • Painters tape
  • DMC satin embroidery floss, 3820 Dark Straw
  • Hot glue
  • Scissors
  • 3" x 5" Notecard

Instructions

  1. Wash and dry the bottle. Tape 2" section from the bottom of the bottle.
  2. Apple the Gold Glitterific with ¾" flat brush. Layer the glitter until you achieve desired coverage.
  3. Paint the canvas with Pure Black.
  4. Wrap the floss around the notecard fifteen times using the 5" length. Cut two pieces of 5" floss. Once the floss has been wrapped, slide one piece through floss and tie in a knot. Remove the notecard and tie the second piece around the top to create a tassel. Cut the bottom loops of the tassel.
  5. Punch a hole in the center of the canvas. Thread the tassel through the top and tie into a knot.
  6. Hot glue the canvas to the lid of the bottle.
  7. Cut the printable out and adhere to the bottle with Mod Podge gloss. Once the glue is dry add a top layer to the bottle.
  8. Fill the bottle with rolled money to resemble mini diplomas.

Get the Pattern

Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.

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