Plaid FolkArt Mod Podge Gobble Up Kids Turkey Decoration

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by Cathie Filian & Steve Piacenza, Plaid

Plaid FolkArt Mod Podge Gobble Up Kids Turkey Decoration

Delight kids and adults alike with homemade decorations!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the paint.
  • 2
    Paint the entire turkey and wood disc/circle with Autumn Leaves. Use two coats and allow to dry.
  • 3
    Cut three leaf shapes from one type of cardstock and two leaf shapes from another type of cardstock. Coat both sides of the leaf shapes with Mod Podge, position on the wood turkey and topcoat with more Mod Podge. Use your fingers to press out any air bubbles. Smooth your brush strokes. Continue until all the leaves are attached.
  • 4
    Cut an oval shape and a circle from cardstock to fit the wood disk. Attach the oval over the tips of the leaves and the circle to the wood disc/circle using Mod Podge.
  • 5
    Hot glue the wood disc/circle to the center of the turkey. Cut a plume, snood and beak from cardstock and hot glue to the wood disc/circle. Add two button eyes.
  • 6
    Hot glue leaves to the back of the turkey so they face forward.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Autumn Leaves 104107646
  • Plaid Mod Podge Waterbase Sealer Glue and Finish 8 oz. Matte 104107932
  • Wooden Turkey (See Photo for Guide)
  • Lara's Crafts New Image Company Wood Disc/Circle 1-1/2 inch 6 pc. 104139645
  • 12 inch x 12 inch Fall-Themed Cardstock (Several Different Kinds)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Bag 4 Assorted Fall Leaves Oak 104550305
  • Nicole™ Crafts Bag 4 Assorted Fall Leaves Maple 104550303
  • La Mode Buttons Style 3 Brown 104567326
  • Loew-Cornell Foam Brush 2 inch 104114531
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Scissors