Witch Hat Wall Art

Materials

  • Dow STYROFOAM Brand Foam Cone, 3”x6”
  • Black frame, 8”x10”
  • BasicGrey Eerie Collection Papers: Creepy, Evil Eye
  • Cardboard
  • Oval metal charm, 3/4”x1-1/4”
  • Plastic spider
  • Black crushed panné fabric, 1/2 yd.
  • Black feather boa trim, 1/3 yd.
  • Purple ribbon, 5/8”-wide, 1/6 yd.

Tools

  • Compass or circle template, 6”
  • Crystal glitter glue
  • Purple glitter
  • Adhesives: permanent adhesive runner, clear dots, low-temp glue gun

Basic Supplies

paper trimmer, scissors, ruler, pencil, newspapers, serrated knife, straight pins, small paintbrush

Directions

STEP 1

  • Disassemble frame. Cut 8”x10” Creepy paper panel; adhere to glass front using adhesive runner. Reassemble frame.

STEP 2

  • Use serrated knife to cut cone in half vertically. Cut 15” square from black fabric. Place one half-cone near side/corner of fabric. Wrap fabric around cone, securing with pins at back. Trim excess fabric, leaving small amount at top to make bent tip.

STEP 3

  • Cut 6” cardboard circle; cut circle in half for hat brim. Wrap black fabric around brim, gluing edges to straight cardboard edge. Adhere brim to hat, making sure flat edges are flush and centered.

STEP 4

  • Adhere boa trim around brim; adhere ribbon around hat crown, adding charm to band. Pin ribbon ends at back of hat.

STEP 5

  • Hand-cut 6” feather from Evil Eye paper; snip edges to create fringe. Cut thin strip from same paper; roll and flatten to create center quill and adhere to feather. Tuck and glue feather into hatband.

STEP 6

  • Use glue gun to adhere hat to frame.

STEP 7

  • Coat plastic spider with glitter glue; sprinkle with purple glitter. Tap off excess glitter; let dry completely. Adhere spider to hat using glue gun.

Tip

  • 1. Create a large three-dimensional hat as a fashionable table centerpiece, or create small hats as take-home party favors.
by Patty Schaffer for Dow
Witch Hat Wall Art
Witch Hat Wall Art