Glamour Girl Birthday Crown

Materials

  • Recycled Transparencies kraft packaging*
  • Plain headband
  • Flowers*: Brown, White and Aqua Tea Roses; Lola Rossetti Rose; Quillen Gallery Roses; Innoscence Flowers; Cream Mini Roses
  • Leaves*: Green Velvet; Blue Temple
  • Silver Pearls*: Swirls; Centers
  • Silver Lace*

Tools

  • Glimmer Mist (Tattered Angels): Midnight Blue; Gold; Wheatfields
  • Paints: gold acrylic; Shimmerz Blingz Under the Sea and Aqua Marine (Shimmering Products)
  • Silver glass glitter
  • Medium flat paintbrush
  • Pinking shears (Fiskars)
  • Fabri-Tac Permanent Adhesive (Beacon Adhesives)
  • *Products by Prima Marketing, Inc.

Directions

STEP 1

  • Print and cut out pattern. Use shears to cut crown from kraft packaging as indicated. Spray both sides of crown with Midnight Blue mist; let dry. Dry brush surface gold; let dry.

STEP 2

  • Gently slide headband into crown fold, working packaging around band to form semi-circle; ensure peaks are aligned. Glue crown together around headband. Wrap and glue lace around headband ends.

STEP 3

  • Glue five blue leaves to front of crown in overlapping fan pattern. Glue eight larger velvet leaves over blue leaves, down to bottom of headband.

STEP 4

  • Apply Fabri-Tac glue to smaller velvet leaves with brush; coat with glass glitter. Let dry. Glue large silver flower to crown center; glue glittered leaves around flower.

STEP 5

  • Grab a handful of mixed white flowers and spray with Midnight Blue mist. Lightly apply Blingz paints to flowers as desired. Spray flowers with Gold mist; let dry.

STEP 6

  • Spray newsprint roses and mini roses with Gold mist; let dry.

STEP 7

  • Adhere pearl centers to some flowers. Refer to photo to glue flowers to crown in pleasing, overlapping arrangement. Fill entire surface, except crown points.

STEP 8

  • Spray entire crown with Wheatfields mist; let dry.
by Cari Fennell for Prima Marketing

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/450/b28322e3-acd4-4aeb-a36c-0117ee4aff2c.pdf



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