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Supplies

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Apple Orchard, 2 oz.
Item #2241
Premium, all-purpose acrylic paint for decorative crafts and home décor. Superior coverage. Exceptional brushability. Use on all porous surfaces. All colors are certified AP non-toxic, water-based, and acid neutral.


FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Patina, 2 oz.
Item #444
Premium, all-purpose acrylic paint for decorative crafts and home décor. Superior coverage. Exceptional brushability. Use on all porous surfaces. All colors are certified AP non-toxic, water-based, and acid neutral.


FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Wicker White, 2 oz.
Item #901
Premium, all-purpose acrylic paint for decorative crafts and home decor. Superior coverage. Exceptional brushability. Use on all porous surfaces. All colors are certified AP non-toxic, water-based, and acid neutral.


Mod Podge ® Fabric, 8 oz.
Item #CS11218
Decoupage on fabric … why not? Simply use Fabric Mod Podge to apply paper prints or fabric swatches to wearables, totes, banners and more! An exciting new way to embellish your clothes and your home. As a sealer, machine washable in cold water, gentle cycle after 72 hours. Mod Podge ® is an all in one decoupage glue, sealer and finish.


Mod Podge ® Matte, 4 oz.
Item #CS11305
Mod Podge ® is quick-drying for multiple coat build up and dries clear. Can be sanded to a smooth finish. Cleans up easily while wet with soap and water. Certified AP non-toxic; waterbase. Mod Podge ® is an all in one decoupage glue, sealer and finish.


Other Supplies
Nicole Crafts Wood Photo Block - WOD 0173 (7-17656-57183-8)
Nicole Crafts Wood Photo Block - WOD 0174 (7-17656-57184-5)
Sponge brush set (3)
1-¼ yard of four coordinating prints – lightweight fabric
Matte spray sealer
Assorted trims
Assorted rickrack
Assorted buttons
Assorted embellishments
Assorted ribbons
Wallet-size color photocopies of special pictures
Wax paper
Scissors
Ruler
Pencil
Toothpick

Instructions

  1. Paint back of fabric with Mod Podge and let dry before cutting to prevent fraying.
  2. Spray all photocopies front and back with several light coats of spray sealer, letting dry in between coats.
  3. Paint cube Wicker White. Let dry. Paint edges of one Apple Orchard, and the other, Patina.
  4. Cover work area with wax paper. Measure cube and cut square of wax paper for pattern 3/4" smaller.
  5. Turn fabric over. Using pencil, draw around square pattern on fabrics as desired.
  6. Paint all these areas with a generous coat of Fabric Mod Podge. Let dry. Cut out.
  7. Paint Matte Mod Podge on one side of cube. Position square of fabric and press down. Use fingers to rub from the center out until all air bubbles are gone and fabric lays flat. Let dry and apply another coat of Matte Mod Podge on top of fabric.
  8. Repeat for 11 sides. Let project.
  9. Plan layout of pictures. Trim to fit as desired, letting some overlap.
  10. Select trims, ribbons, etc. Apply some under and over photos. Apply Matte Mod Podge to adhere photos. Press lightly with fingers. Let dry before proceeding to next side.
  11. Use a little Fabric Mod Podge to glue trims and buttons on as desired. A toothpick can be used as an applicator.
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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.

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