Beading / Jewelry

"Key to a Cure" Breast Cancer Pin & Earrings

for  One Heart...One Mind

Materials

  • PIN:
  • Make It...Personal embellishments: - Pink-ee Ribbon; Doo Dot; Rub-Ons: Fleur De Lis; Art Deco Doo-Dads
  • Epoxy Flower (Making Memories)
  • Scallop-edge chipboard circle, 2"
  • Pin closure (Westrim Crafts)
  • Glossy Accents (Ranger Industries)
  • EARRINGS:
  • Make It...Personal Rub-Ons*: Hearts & Doo-Dads; Stitches & Doo-Dads
  • Pink beads, four (Bead Gallery)
  • Earring hoops, two (Westrim Crafts)

Tools

  • FOR BOTH:
  • Acrylic paints: white; pink (Making Memories)
  • Make it...Personal Circle Ties with Holes*
  • PIN:
  • Glue Dots (Glue Dots International)
  • Pin
  • 1. Paint chipboard circle two coats white and one side of large acrylic circle one coat pink. Let dry.
  • 2. Use photo as guide to apply rub-ons to unpainted acrylic side, making sure hole is at three o'clock position.
  • 3. Fold pink ribbon as shown; insert Doo Dot through ribbon and Epoxy Flower; butterfly prong in back to secure. Use adhesive dot to adhere flower/ribbon to right side of acrylic circle.
  • 4. Apply small amount of Glossy Accents to back of acrylic circle and adhere to chipboard. Adhere pin closure to back of chipboard.
  • Earrings
  • 1. Paint one side of two small acrylic pieces one coat pink. Let dry.
  • 2. Apply rub-ons to unpainted acrylic sides.
  • 3. Thread earring hoops through holes. Thread bead onto each side of acrylic.