Paper

Heart Sun Catcher

By  Pam Sicely 

size: 8" square

  • Heart Sun Catcher

Materials

  • Self-adhesive laminate paper, two 10” squares
  • Black cardstock
  • Tissue paper, in colors of choice
  • Pony beads, in colors of choice
  • White copy paper
  • Fishing line, 10” length

Tools

  • Hole punch
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Tape

Pattern - Heart Sun Catcher

  • 1. Print out pattern. Transfer pattern onto white copy paper.
  • 2. Tape pattern on work surface. Remove paper backing from laminate sheet. Position laminate sheet, sticky side up, on pattern. Tape corners.
  • 3. Cut tissue paper pieces. Position tissue paper pieces on pattern, pressing onto laminate sheet. Cover entire areas until desired color is achieved.
  • 4. Cut black cardstock strips. Position black cardstock strips on pattern, pressing onto laminate sheet. Cover edges of tissue paper.
  • 5. Remove paper backing from remaining laminate sheet. Position laminate sheet on top of pattern; press edges and smooth together. Trim edges if needed.
  • 6. Use hole punch to punch two holes on top and three holes on bottom of sun catcher.
  • 7. Measure and cut 16" length (hanger) and three 6" lengths (bead hangings) from fishing line. Thread beads onto smaller lengths; tie through holes on bottom. Thread hanger through holes on top; knot ends.