Nicole™ Crafts Flower Frame

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by Eileen Farley, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Flower Frame

Paint a frame, cut some cardstock, add some beads … you're done!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for neither the paint, the stain, nor the Glossy Accents.
  • 2
    Remove insert from shadow box frame. Paint frame Blue Harbor. When dry, rub frame with sandpaper to distress edges and surfaces.
  • 3
    Brush shadow box frame with stain and wipe off excess. Let dry. Turn insert to plain side and replace in shadow box frame.
  • 4
    Using all four floral shape die cuts and Bigkick machine, make flower petals using the four colors of cardstock listed under supplies. (As shown, the darkest color of cardstock is for the smallest petals and the lightest color for the largest petals.)
  • 5
    Cut the points from between the petals to round them out.
  • 6
    Using the pouncer and ink pad, rub ink on the edges of the petals and make lines in the centers of the petals.
  • 7
    Bend the petals and attach together using adhesive foam discs.
  • 8
    Place Glossy Accents in the center of flower and place beads into Glossy Accents as shown. Let dry thoroughly.
  • 9
    Glue flower to front of frame as shown.
  • 10
    Attach beads to corners of frame using Glossy Accents.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Sizzix Bigkick Machine 104064488
  • Darice Embossing Essentials Craft Die Cuts Floral 4 Nested Sizes 104825894
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Tiger Eye 104061340
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch High Noon 104061412
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Lemon Yellow 104061469
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Light Yellow 104061496
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Shadow Box Frame 5 inch x 5 inch 104727860
  • Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad Tea Dye 104096635
  • EKSuccess 3-D Dots Adhesive Foam Discs 104087619
  • Beader's Paradise Czech Glass Beads 6/0 Metallic Copper 104507182
  • Ranger Glossy Accents 104100594
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Blue Harbor 104521659
  • DecoArt Gel Stain 2 oz. Oak 104108132
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 12 104118907
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foam Pouncer 3 pc. Mini 104110702
  • Aleene's 4 oz. Original Tacky Glue 104148018
  • Sandpaper
  • Paper Towels
  • Scissors Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch High Noon 104061412
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Lemon Yellow 104061469
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Light Yellow 104061496
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Shadow Box Frame 5 inch x 5 inch 104727860
  • Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad Tea Dye 104096635
  • EKSuccess 3-D Dots Adhesive Foam Discs 104087619
  • Beader's Paradise Czech Glass Beads 6/0 Metallic Copper 104507182
  • Ranger Glossy Accents 104100594
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Blue Harbor 104521659
  • DecoArt Gel Stain 2 oz. Oak 104108132
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 12 104118907
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foam Pouncer 3 pc. Mini 104110702
  • Aleene's 4 oz. Original Tacky Glue 104148018
  • Sandpaper
  • Paper Towels
  • Scissors