We included some fun paper doilies as a goodie in the Greetings to Go pack this month. Think of them as little blank canvases awaiting your creative touch. Need a few ideas? Read on!
|Use scissors to trim center from doily.|
|Starting at one end, carefully accordion fold to create pleats.|
|Glue ends together.|
|Adhere rosette to diecut circle tag with Bookbinding Glue.|
|Use ink applicator and Amethyst ink to highlight edges.|
|Add diecut circle tag and coordinating button tied with waxed thread.|
|By the way, see the sentiment above? I really AM that person. Just sayin'.|
Doily Flower Cone
|Use scissors to cut from edge of doily to center point.|
|Starting from center, carefully wrap doily around itself to create a cone shape.|
|Continue to wrap at an angle to form layers, until end is reached.|
|Glue and pinch end to seal. Ink bottom edge and add ribbon if desired.|
|Apply acrylic paint to panel using the edge of doily as a mask.|
|Lift edge to reveal unique design. Repeat if desired.|
|Paint remaining surface of doily mask (from above) with acrylic paint.|
|Trim into sections and adhere to front of card.|
Inspired? You can pick up more doilies in our online store. Have fun!
Have a creative day!