Glamour Girl Birthday Crown


size: varies

Materials

  • Recycled Transparencies kraft packaging*
  • Plain headband
  • Flowers*: Brown, White and Aqua Tea Roses; Lola Rossetti Rose; Quillen Gallery Roses; Innoscence Flowers; Cream Mini Roses
  • Leaves*: Green Velvet; Blue Temple
  • Silver Pearls*: Swirls; Centers
  • Silver Lace*

Tools

  • Glimmer Mist (Tattered Angels): Midnight Blue; Gold; Wheatfields
  • Paints: gold acrylic; Shimmerz Blingz Under the Sea and Aqua Marine (Shimmering Products)
  • Silver glass glitter
  • Medium flat paintbrush
  • Pinking shears (Fiskars)
  • Fabri-Tac Permanent Adhesive (Beacon Adhesives)
  • *Products by Prima Marketing, Inc.

Directions

  • 1. Print and cut out pattern. Use shears to cut crown from kraft packaging as indicated. Spray both sides of crown with Midnight Blue mist; let dry. Dry brush surface gold; let dry.
  • 2. Gently slide headband into crown fold, working packaging around band to form semi-circle; ensure peaks are aligned. Glue crown together around headband. Wrap and glue lace around headband ends.
  • 3. Glue five blue leaves to front of crown in overlapping fan pattern. Glue eight larger velvet leaves over blue leaves, down to bottom of headband.
  • 4. Apply Fabri-Tac glue to smaller velvet leaves with brush; coat with glass glitter. Let dry. Glue large silver flower to crown center; glue glittered leaves around flower.
  • 5. Grab a handful of mixed white flowers and spray with Midnight Blue mist. Lightly apply Blingz paints to flowers as desired. Spray flowers with Gold mist; let dry.
  • 6. Spray newsprint roses and mini roses with Gold mist; let dry.
  • 7. Adhere pearl centers to some flowers. Refer to photo to glue flowers to crown in pleasing, overlapping arrangement. Fill entire surface, except crown points.
  • 8. Spray entire crown with Wheatfields mist; let dry.

by Cari Fennell for Prima Marketing

Pattern - Glamour Girl Birthday Crown

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