Saturday, November 20, 2010
Gifts from the heart, not your wallet...
•STYROFOAM™ Brand Foam:
• sheet music or photocopy (or book pages or old stamps.... be creative)
•Artificial berry or holly pick
•Silver jingle bells, 1", two
•Sheer white/iridescent ribbon, 1/2" x 1/3 yd.
•Wide, soft paintbrush
•Low-temp glue gun and glue sticks
•Thick, white craft glue
1. Cut title from sheet music and cut rest of page into 1-1/2" squares. Insert wooden skewer into bottom of foam ball to use as handle.
2. Follow manufacturer's instructions to apply decoupage medium to small area of ball and to back of one paper square. Smooth paper onto ball; if paper won't lay flat, cut tiny slits into paper edges and press to ball. Cover entire ball in same way, overlapping paper edges.