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Plaid FolkArt Earth Day Egg Carton Wreath
Turn egg cartons and a charger plate into a chalkboard wreath!
- Time:3 hours
1Project time does not include drying time for the paint.
2Basecoat the charger plate with Aqua. Allow to dry. Paint the Black chalkboard paint over Aqua. Allow to dry. Once completely dried and cured condition with chalk by rubbing it over the surface and then wiping away.
3Cut each cup out of all cartons. Cut into flower shapes by making four slits into the cup and then rounding each corner off to form a petal. Make as many as you would like and paint. Lemon Custard, Magenta, Bright Pink , Aqua and Pure Orange. Allow to dry. Glue two flower forms together with hot glue. Using the end of the brush, make small Parchment dots in the center of each. Allow to dry.
4Cut any other part of the carton that resembles a flower cut and paint Parchment. Add a Pure Orange or a Magenta dot.
5Paint the toilet tissue rolls with Citrus Green. Allow to dry.
6Cut the rolls into 1/2 inch sections. Squeeze together in the center and glue. Add White pom pom in the center.
7First glue the flowers in place on the rim of the chalkboard/charger plate. Glue leaves in between. Add multi-colored dots onto the chalkboard/charger plate in between the flowers and leaves.