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Holiday Mantel Bird

Chirp Chrip! This little cutie will look awesome perched on mantel or end table.

At a Glance:

#4749 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Cathie and  Steve Logo
  • Mod Podge Logo
supplies

Plaid ® Hot Glue Gun Helpers

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $20.79
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Hard Coat, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $8.29
Item available exclusively at Walmart
instructions

Other Supplies

Mod Podge Holiday Papers or other holiday themed scrapbook papers, Acrylic shape - heart, Wood bird, Pencil, Scissors, Foam paintbrush, Hot glue, Silk flowers, Rhinestones, Trim

Instructions

1. Trim holiday papers to fit on the surface of the wood bird.  Apply a coat of Mod Podge to the back of the papers and position on the bird. Smooth any air bubbles with your fingers.  Wait 15 min. and top-coat with a layer of Mod Podge.

2. Trace the heart shape onto holiday themed papers. Cut out the shape.  Apply a coat of Mod Podge to the back of the paper and position on the back of the heart shape.  Smooth any air bubbles with your fingers.  Wait 15 min. and top-coat with a layer of Mod Podge.  Allow to dry.

3. Hot glue trim to the tail.  Attach the heart to form a wing with hot glue.  Add silk flowers, rhinestones and embellishments in your desired pattern.

PROJECT TIP: Paper not your thing?  You can use paints, crackle finish and stains to alter wood shapes and birds.

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.