Nicole™ Crafts Irish Pub Birdhouse

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by Denise Bianco, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Irish Pub Birdhouse

Even birds can get in on the fun of St. Patrick’s Day!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for neither the paint nor the glitter glue.
  • 2
    Paint windows, steps, base, door frame and door sign of the birdhouse Irish Moss. Paint remaining wood Festive Green. Let dry.
  • 3
    Print desired sentiment over door using marker. (Tip: test the sentiment on a piece of scrap paper to ensure it will fit.)
  • 4
    Punch a 1/4 inch Black foam circle for door knob and glue to door.
  • 5
    Embellish foam shamrock shapes with rhinestones and glitter glue. When they are dry, attach to sides of large window.
  • 6
    To make curtains for large window on side of birdhouse, cut three 3 inch pieces of crochet trim. Glue trim to top of window on each side. Tie a small bow of ribbon around center of each strip. Glue third piece across top of window. Trim ends.
  • 7
    To make curtains for small window on front of house, cut two 2-1/4 inch pieces and one 2 inch piece of crochet trim. Follow assembly instructions from step 5 to attach to large window.
  • 8
    Embellish more foam shamrock shapes with glitter glue and rhinestones. When they are dry, adhere to the front and solid side of birdhouse
  • 9
    Glue reindeer moss to base of birdhouse and various sections of roof.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Birdhouse with Door 6 inch x 8 inch 104435593
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foam Shamrock Shapes 150 pc. 104785923
  • Offray Spool O' Ribbon Kiwi 104430736
  • Sharpie Permanent Marker Ultra Fine Point Black 104128548
  • Nicole™ Crafts Rhinestones Jewelry Connection™ 120 pc. Round Pastel 7 mm 104240537
  • Nicole™ Crafts Glitter Glue 4 oz. Lime 104735614
  • Nicole™ Crafts Trim-it 3 foot Crochet Trim Ivory 104788010
  • Nicole™ Crafts Reindeer Moss 2-1/2 oz. 104180216
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Black 104258586
  • McGill Hole Punch Round 1/4 inch x 2 inch 104094611
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Festive Green 104106647
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Irish Moss 104770345
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 6 104618376
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Scissors
  • Ruler