Cross Window Hanging

Materials

  • Martha Stewart Crafts Glass Paintable Plastic, one sheet
  • Toner Crafts Icy Fruit Punch Fun Wire, 22-gauge, 12” length
  • Plastic beads, eight each: purple, blue

Tools

  • Embroidery needle
  • Plaid Gallery Glass Window Color: Bright Blue, Bright Green, Magenta Rose, Purple, Amber
  • Plaid Gallery Glass Black Liquid Leading

Basic Supplies

scissors, toothpick, ruler, pencil, newspaper (to cover work surface)

Directions

STEP 1

  • Measure and cut 5”x7” rectangle from craft plastic (hanger).

STEP 2

  • Follow Fig. 1 to draw cross and squiggle lines with leading on hanger.

STEP 3

  • Apply color to hanger as follows: Bright Blue (1), Bright Green (2), Magenta Rose (3), Purple (4), Amber (5). Use toothpick to pop air bubbles. Let dry for 48 hours.

STEP 4

  • Use embroidery needle to punch holes on either side of hanger.

STEP 5

  • Thread one wire end through hole and twist end. Thread beads onto wire as desired. Thread other wire end through remaining hole and twist ends closed.

Tip

  • 1. Create other hangings with doves, olive branches, or fish by drawing basic shapes with leading.
by Mary Cosgrove

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/3564/f6e32d34-cada-4674-b60b-173718f36131.pdf



Cross Window Hanging
Cross Window Hanging