Fiskars New Year's Accordion Clocks

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by Lisa Storms, Fiskars

Fiskars New Year's Accordion Clocks

Add an easy, festive touch to your New Year's Eve party!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Make assorted accordion circles by cutting strips of Citrus Teal, Baby Blue, Lake Blue and Mediterranean cardstock one half the width of desired circle. Use scoring blade in your rotary trimmer to score each half inch.
  • 2
    Accordion-fold along scored lines and repeat with enough strips adhered together to form a circle. Hot glue at center.
  • 3
    Add number stickers at the 3, 6, 9, and 12 at the appropriate places to each clock. Do two clocks in Black and do two clocks in White.
  • 4
    To create clock hands, trim a 3 inch square of Snowcap cardstock and punch one corner with the Romantique or Lace corner punch. Using your trimmer, cut from the opposite corner to the design without cutting through. Repeat on other side, trim off excess, and adhere to center of circle along with a shorter version. Repeat for second clock with White clock hands and numbers.
  • 5
    Repeat step 4, this time using Midnight cardstock, for the other clocks.
  • 6
    Hang with clear cord.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Fiskars 12 inch Desktop Rotary Trimmer 104074265
  • Fiskars 3 in 1 Corner Punch Romantique 104511376 or Fiskars 3 in 1 Corner Punch Lace 104098756
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 12 inch x 12 inch Citrus Teal 104059261
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 12 inch x 12 inch Mediterranean 104059255
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Lake Blue 104061417
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Baby Blue 104061462
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 12 inch x 12 inch Snowcap 104059198
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 12 inch x 12 inch Midnight 104059156
  • American Crafts Thickers Glitter Letter Stickers Sprinkles White 104731112
  • American Crafts Thickers Glitter Letter Stickers Sprinkles Black 104079505
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Stretch Magic Bead and Jewelry Cord 1 mm x 5 mm Clear 104244243