Plaid Mod Podge Earth Day Flower Bouquet

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by Kirsten Jones, Plaid

Plaid Mod Podge Earth Day Flower Bouquet

Brighten up your Earth Day with flowers!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for neither the paint nor the Mod Podge.
  • 2
    Wash and dry all lids and coffee can. Use lids as a template to trace circles onto desired cardstock. Cut out each circle.
  • 3
    You will need one dowel for each lid. Paint the needed amount of dowel rods Lime Green and let dry.
  • 4
    Following directions on Mod Podge, apply cardstock to inside of each lid. Let dry.
  • 5
    Cut cardstock to fit coffee can. (As shown, project uses random pieces of leftover cardstock from step 3.) Use Mod Podge to adhere pieces to cardstock until can is covered. Let dry.
  • 6
    Hot glue dowel rods to the back of each lid flower.
  • 7
    Cut piece of floral foam and push into bottom of coffee can. Poke each flower stem into foam at desired height.
  • 8
    Cut newspaper using the decorative-edge scissors. Fill can with the shredded newspaper.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Lime Green 104770093
  • Plaid Mod Podge Waterbase Sealer Glue and Finish 8 oz. Satin 104437332
  • Assorted Plastic & Metal Lids
  • Medium Metal Coffee Can (5 of differing sizes should be sufficient)
  • Assorted Colored and Patterned Cardstock (5 of different kinds should be sufficient)
  • Newspaper
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Dowels 1/4 inch x 12 inch 12 pc. 104141486
  • FloraCraft Desert Foam Design It 3 inch x 4 inch x 9 inch Brick Green 104183731
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 2 104118908
  • Nicole™ Crafts Decorative Edge Craft Scissors Zipper 104068906
  • Straight Edge Scissors
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Ruler