Vivid Impressions

Vivid Impressions

Crafting Time:
  • 1-2 Hours
Skill Level:
  • Intermediate
Project Courtesy of: iLoveToCreate
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Additional Information

SupplieS & ToolS:
Tulip Beads in a Bottle Paint:
Semiprecious, Tourmaline
Gemstone, Pearl
Tulip Soft Fabric Paint, Glacier White
1 yd lime green fabric
Iron & ironing surface
Paper towels
Crafters sponge
Craft knife
Straight pins
Freezer paper
Sewing machine
Needle & matching thread
Foam plate or piece of foil for palette
16"x16" pillow form
For best results, please read all instructions before beginning project. Refer to photo for color and design placement.
1. Cut two 18"x18"squares from fabric. Set aside.
2. Enlarge pattern approximately 150%. Trace pattern onto freezer paper (non-shiny side). Cut out silhouette with
crafters knife.
3. Position freezer paper stencil on one of the 18"x18" squares. Iron down; make sure edges are well adhered. Lay
fabric with stencil on clean paper towel.
4. Shake bottle of Glacier White well. Pour a puddle onto palette.
5. Dip sponge into paint and pounce two coats into stencil. Let dry after each coat.
6. Follow instructions on Tulip Beads in a Bottle packaging. Always test first on piece of scrap fabric.
7. Gently squeeze Tourmaline Tulip Beads in a Bottle in the green area following the edges of the white flowers.
Leave a small space between the paint beads as they will expand. Outline the flowers only, not the stems. Let dry.
8. Using Pearl Tulip Beads in a Bot le, make a cluster of white beads in the center of the flowers. Let dry
thoroughly before proceeding with pillow assembly.
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9. Place remaining square piece with its right side on top and facing the painted side. Match up edges and pin sides together.

10. Use sewing machine to stitch 5/8"/4" seams on three sides of pil ow. Stitch 2" in from both ends of open side
and leave remainder of bottom open. Turn right side out. Turn under open seams and press.

11. Insert pillow form. Use needle and thread to hand stitch remaining open seam.

Created by iLovetoCreate
Skill Level 2: Some Experience Necessary
Approximate Crafting Time: 2 hours
Please read and follow all manufacturers instructions for all tools and materials used.
Provide adult supervision if children participate in this project.
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