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

Directions

STEP 1

  • Print out pattern. Transfer pattern onto white copy paper.

STEP 2

  • Tape pattern on work surface. Remove paper backing from laminate sheet. Position laminate sheet, sticky side up, on pattern. Tape corners.

STEP 3

  • Cut tissue paper pieces. Position tissue paper pieces on pattern, pressing onto laminate sheet. Cover entire areas until desired color is achieved.

STEP 4

  • Cut black cardstock strips. Position black cardstock strips on pattern, pressing onto laminate sheet. Cover edges of tissue paper.

STEP 5

  • Remove paper backing from remaining laminate sheet. Position laminate sheet on top of pattern; press edges and smooth together. Trim edges if needed.

STEP 6

  • Use hole punch to punch two holes on top and three holes on bottom of sun catcher.

STEP 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.
by Pam Sicely

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/2600/e174f061-a84b-4dac-95d4-d508c8b5ac23.pdf



Heart Sun Catcher
Heart Sun Catcher