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LOVE Letters and Paper Heart Garland

Crafting Time:
  • 1-2 Hours
Skill Level:
  • Beginner
Project Courtesy of: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores
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LOVE LETTERS

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Paper mache letters: L, O, V, E
  • Acrylic paint: metallic gold
  • Folk Art® Home Décor™ Chalk 8oz: Vintage Victorian, Cascade
  • Paintbrushes

DIRECTIONS:

1. Paint sides of paper mache letters “L” and “V” Vintage Victorian. Apply additional coats as necessary for desired look. Allow paint to dry between coats.
2. Paint sides of paper mache letters “O” and “E” Cascade. Apply additional coats as necessary for desired look. Allow paint to dry between coats.
3. Paint fronts of all letters with metallic gold acrylic paint. Apply additional coats as necessary for desired look. Allow paint to dry between coats.
4. Paint backs of all letters with metallic gold acrylic paint. Apply additional coats as necessary for desired look. Allow paint to dry between coats.

PAPER HEART GARLAND

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Scrapbook paper: various colors & textures
  • Scissors
  • Sewing machine
  • Basic sewing supplies
  • White thread
  • Heart-shaped paper punches: various sizes and styles
  • Glue

DIRECTIONS:

1. Punch small and medium sized hearts out of a variety of scrapbook paper.
2. If the paper is one-sided, glue two hearts back-to-back. This will allow for a more finished look when the garland is hung.
3. Lay the hearts out in a row and determine desired pattern.
4. Using white thread, sew a straight stitch down the center of each heart starting with the heart used for the very top of the garland.
5. Feed each heart through the sewing machine one-by-one, allowing for space in between each heart.
6. Continue sewing until the desired garland length has been achieved.

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Darice 8'' Paper Mache Letters - B

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FolkArt® Home Decor™ Chalk - 8 oz. - Cascade

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Martha Stewart Metallic Acrylic Craft Paint 2 oz - Gold

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FolkArt® Home Decor™ Chalk - 8 oz. - Vintage Victorian

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FolkArt Paint & Wax Brush Set

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Me&My Big Ideas Mambi You&Me Paper Pad 12"x12"

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Fiskars Hand Punches-1PK/1/4" Heart

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Aleene's Always Ready Clear Gel "Tacky" Glue-4oz

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Allary Soft Cushion Handle Scissors 8 1/2"

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