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Girly Vanity Hand Mirror

Makeover a mirror with Mod Podge and your favorite scrapbooking paper, add dimensional embellishments with Mod Melts.

At a Glance:

#5438 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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supplies

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Bright Pink, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Shiny™ Acrylic Paint - Pure Orange, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.39
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FolkArt ® Extreme Glitter™ - Hologram, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.49
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FolkArt ® Metallics - Aquamarine, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
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Mod Podge ® Hard Coat, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
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instructions

Other Supplies

  • Mod Podge Mod Melts, White #24887
  • Mod Podge Mod Mold, Flowers #24889
  • Plastic hand mirror
  • Foam paintbrush
  • Pencil
  • Scrapbook paper
  • Scissors
  • Gold trim
  • Rhinestones
  • Gem glue
  • Hot glue

Instructions

  1. Trace the shape of the hand mirror onto the back of a piece of scrapbook paper. Cut out the design. 
  2. Apply a thin coat of Mod Podge to the back of the scrapbook paper, position onto the mirror, smooth with your fingers to remove any air bubbles. Wait 10 min. and then top-coat with a layer of Mod Podge. Add three layers of top-coat with 20 min dry time in between. Cut additional paper designs (flag shapes) and apply them to the mirror in a flag pattern. 
  3. Create 3 Mod Melt flowers by heating a Mod Melt stick in a high temp glue gun, fill a mold with the Mod Melt, allow to cool, remove from the mold and paint with FolkArt acrylic paint. We used Brilliant Pink, Pure Orange and Metallic Aquamarine. Top-coat the flowers with Extreme Glitter if you want to add sparkle. 
  4. Glue gold trim across the tops of the flags. Glue a cluster of gems and Mod Melt flowers to one side of the flags.

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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