Holiday Canister Set

Materials

  • Glass canister set with lids, three pieces
  • Advantus Tim Holtz idea-ology Grungeboard Alpha Digits
  • Red/white check fabric, 1/4 yd.
  • Muslin fabric, 1/4 yd.

Tools

  • Pinking shears
  • Sewing machine and off-white thread
  • DecoArt Deep Red No-Prep Metal Paint
  • Off-white acrylic paint
  • Gloss varnish
  • The Warm Co. Steam-A-Seam 2, 1/4 yd.
  • Beacon Adhesives Fabri-Tac Glue

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler, pencil, disappearing ink pen, paintbrush, newspaper (to cover work surface), cardstock

Directions

STEP 1

  • Remove lids from each canister. On covered work surface, paint each lid Deep Red. Let dry. Apply second coat. Let dry.

STEP 2

  • Print out patterns onto cardstock.

STEP 3

  • Cut two layers of red/white check fabric 1” larger than each label by tracing around cardstock patterns. Follow manufacturer’s instructions to apply fusible webbing onto red/white check fabrics fusing two layers together.

STEP 4

  • Using disappearing ink pen, trace each label pattern onto fused red/white check fabric. Cut on traced line. Repeat Steps 3 and 4 using muslin; cut out shapes just beyond pattern line using pinking shears.

STEP 5

  • Place red/white check label on fused muslin; adhere together at center of label using fabric glue.

STEP 6

  • Machine stitch 1/8” from edges on red/white check fabric for each label. Trim edges of muslin using pinking shears for each label.

STEP 7

  • On covered work surface, paint letters (spelling “Sugar,” “Salt,” “Flour,” etc.) off-white. Let dry. Apply one coat of varnish; let dry.

STEP 8

  • Adhere letters on labels using fabric glue. Adhere finished labels on each canister using fabric glue. Let dry.

Tip

  • 1. Designer purchased three-piece glass canister set at her local Walmart store.
by Rebekah Meier

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/3744/bf944bf8-f625-4381-b9d0-cda941bc7b2f.pdf



Holiday Canister Set
Holiday Canister Set