Makers Guide: Glass Dome Cookie Exchange
SUPPLIES & TOOLS:
- Large glass dome & base (sold in stores)
- Smaller glass dome & base (sold in stores)
- Smaller, bell-shaped glass dome & base (sold in stores)
- Bottle of gold acrylic paint
- Bottle of silver acrylic paint
- Medium paintbrush
- Snowflake punch
- Sheet of gold adhesive large font letters
- Notebook paper punch
- Metallic gold sheet of cardstock
- Adhesive gold vinyl with circle gems pattern
- Gold metallic paint marker
- 1" wide roll of painter’s tape
- Bottle of Zip Dry glue
- Large Glass Dome- Paint the side of the base using gold acrylic paint and the medium brush. Allow it to dry and set aside.
- Using the adhesive letters, apply the word “Sweets” to the front of the lower 1/3 of the glass dome on the outside of the dome.
- With the gold metallic marker, draw snowflakes on either sides of the word, “Sweets”.
- In the center of the painted snowflakes, apply paper snowflakes using the snowflake punch and the gold metallic paper. Attach with a small dab of glue.
- Punch small circles out of the gold adhesive sparkly vinyl and apply randomly around the work “Sweets”.
- Snowflake Glass Dome- Using painter’s tape, mask out a 1" wide strip on the side of the wooden base. Do this all the way around the wooden base and press firmly.
- Paint the open areas of the side of the base with the gold acrylic paint and allow it to dry.
- Remove the painter’s tape creating a pattern al the way around the base.
- For the dome, punch out snowflakes with the snowflake punch and gold metallic paper.
- Apply snowflakes to the glass dome with a small dab of Zip Dry glue in random places.
- Small Bell Glass Dome- Using painter’s tape, mask out the top and bottom of the wooden base on the side, leaving about 1/8" open area in the middle. Paint this area with the silver acrylic paint and allow it to dry. Remove the painter’s tape once it is dry.
- Punch out circles of the adhesive vinyl and place randomly all over the bell glass dome.
Items in This Collection
Item # prd35483
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