FloraCraft Fabric Covered Balls

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by Dondi Richardson, FloraCraft

FloraCraft Fabric Covered Balls

Use that leftover fabric you have from projects around the house to create the FloraCraft Fabric Covered Balls. It's simple and takes no time at all!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1/2 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Tear fabric into 3/4 inch x 12 inch strips.
  • 2
    Begin covering the balls completely with the fabric strips using assorted colors/styles of fabric on each ball. Glue one end of a single strip to the ball and wrap randomly around the ball, gluing the opposite end of the strip in place on the ball. Glue the end of another strip where the last strip ended and wrap randomly around the ball securing the opposite end. Continue gluing the assorted strips of fabric to the ball until completely covered.
  • 3
    Cover the remaining balls using the same technique.
  • 4
    Optional: place the balls in a shallow dish or on decorative plate to display.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1/2 hour

Project Supplies

  • FloraCraft Styrofoam Brand Foam Ball 4 pc. 2 inch 104183633
  • FloraCraft Styrofoam Brand Foam Ball 4 pc. 2-1/2 inch 104183631
  • FloraCraft Styrofoam Brand Foam Ball 4 pc. 3 inch 104183635
  • FloraCraft Styrofoam Brand Foam Ball 2 pc. 4 inch 104183639
  • FloraCraft Styrofoam Brand Foam Ball 5 inch 104183643
  • 6 Different Pieces of Fabric (if you don't have any scrap Fabric around the house
  • then check out the Fabric Pallette Fat Quarters available at A.C. Moore)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Scissors
  • Hosley International 4-1/3 inch Square Glass Plate Clear 104679020 (optional - see step 5)