Gather These Supplies
- Paper mache ornament
- FolkArt acrylic paint – Calypso Sky
- Mod Podge Gloss
- Fabric – scraps to make the flowers
- Die cut machine or something to make shapes (I use a Sizzix Big Shot)
- Craft glue
It’s a good idea to prepare fabric to run through the die cutter. To prepare the fabric, spread on a non-stick surface and paint a medium layer of Mod Podge on it. Do this with all the fabric that you are going to use (makes it easier to Mod Podge as well!) Let it dry.
While the fabric is drying, paint the ornament with several coats of blue paint. Let dry.
Cut your fabric into shapes, either with a die cutter or by printing clip art and using it as a template. I used the die cutter for my flower tops, but I cut the stems by free handing it.
Plan your design and Mod Podge the fabric shapes to the ornament. These shapes are so small that you can Mod Podge right over the top without waiting long for the fabric to dry.
I Mod Podged the stems to the ornament, criss-crossing at the bottom. Let dry.
Give the ornaments a few more coats of Mod Podge and let dry.
Enjoy your fun spring ornament, and make like, a hundred more.