Friday, August 5, 2011

Altered Birdhouse with Glue Arts and U Cut It Foam

Hello friends!  Glue Arts is featuring their U Cut It Foam this week and the designer's have been busy with some pretty amazing projects.  Be sure to hop on over to the Glue Arts blog to see some inspirational projects!
Supplies: U Cut It Foam, glue gun and melt sticks (Glue Arts), flowers (Prima and Oriental Trading) Say it with Crystals and trim (Prima), Antique White acrylic paint (Plaid), crystal pick (Hobby Lobby), hand dyed seam binding
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Step 1-Paint the birdhouse with Antique White paint.
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Step 2-Apply trim.
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Step 3-Apply crystals.
Step 4-Make a yellow and pink shabby bow using seam binding.
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Step 5-Hot glue the pearls at the top of the birdhouse.
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Step 6-Hot glue the bows on top of the pearls and add a pink pearl to the center of the bow.
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Step 7-Apply U Cut It Foam to the back of the flowers and adhere to the left side of the birdhouse.
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10 comments:

Bellaidea said...

sweet one!

artistamyjo said...

What a darling birdhouse,especially love those flowers.
Hugs

Jingle said...

Very cute birdhouse!

Patricia said...

very sweet
te felicito
besos

In Love with a Bug said...

I have been wanting to alter a birdhouse I have at home - I absolutely love yours!!! I like that you kept the color neutral and added pops of color with the ribbon and flowers. So beautiful! Melanie

KarinsArtScrap said...

this is very sweet lovely birdhouse jan.

greetings karin

Char- The Mad Shopper said...

Such a pretty birdhouse. Do you dye your own seambinding?

Amy E said...

Wow! Absolutely beautiful! I would have never thought of doing this but I just have to try it now!!!

Amy E.
scrapthissavethat.blogspot.com

Audrey Pettit said...

So adorable, Jan! Love altered birdhouses, and this one is absolutely precious.

Christine said...

Love this!!! It would be perfected perched on a shelf in my studio!