Dog Bone Fruzzle Frame

Materials

  • Fruzzle frame: dog bone, 6”x10” (Fruzzle)
  • Decorative papers (Basic Grey)
  • Rubber Stampede Rubber Stamp Alphabet Set: Fun Type (Delta)
  • Paper fasteners: black; mini pewter, two
  • Antique gold eyelets, 1/8”, six
  • Jute twine, 5” length
  • Ink pads: brown, black
  • Photo, 2-1/2”x3-1/2”

Tools

  • Corner rounder punch
  • Circle punches, 1/16”, 1/8”
  • Fabri-Tac Permanent Adhesive (Beacon Adhesives)
  • PEELnSTICK Foam Squares: 1/4”, 1/2” (Therm O Web)
  • Paintbrush
  • Sandpaper
  • Eyelet setter
  • Craft knife

Directions

STEP 1

  • Use small dry sponge to wipe brown ink on outside puzzle piece edges

STEP 2

  • Place puzzle piece on paper (both with right sides facing up). Trace puzzle piece; cut out. Glue paper shape to puzzle piece, spreading glue on entire back. Sand paper edges on puzzle piece. Repeat for remaining puzzle pieces, using different paper for each. (Note: Use solid, light-colored papers in top left corner so stamped name will show.)

STEP 3

  • Place photo in frame and follow manufacturer’s instructions to assemble frame. Stamp name black

STEP 4

  • Trace and cut out pattern

STEP 5

  • Tear face from light textured paper and ears and spot around eye from dark textured paper

STEP 6

  • Use small dry sponge to apply brown ink to torn edges and cheeks

STEP 7

  • Glue eye spot to face

STEP 8

  • Punch 1/8” holes at muzzle dots; attach eyelets

STEP 9

  • Punch 1/8” hole at nose dot; attach sanded black fastener

STEP 10

  • Punch 1/16” holes at eye dots; attach pewter fasteners

STEP 11

  • Use foam squares to adhere ears to head and face to lower right side of frame

STEP 12

  • Tie knot in center of jute length; unravel ends and glue knot under head
by Mary Ayres
Dog Bone Fruzzle Frame
Dog Bone Fruzzle Frame