Plaid Mod Podge FolkArt Birthday Banner

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by Kirsten Jones, Plaid

Plaid Mod Podge FolkArt Birthday Banner

Combine cardstock, paint and Mod Podge for a festive banner!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for neither the paint nor the Mod Podge.
    Note: instructions and supplies are written as though "Birthday" is the sentiment being expressed on the banner. If you are choosing a different sentiment, adjust the supplies and instructions accordingly.
  • 2
    Basecoat wood letters with Wicker White, let dry.
  • 3
    Basecoat with Pink, let dry. Sand lightly to distress.
  • 4
    Using wood letters as template, cut cardstock to fit each letter.
  • 5
    Following general directions on Mod Podge, add cardstock to birch letters. Use leftover scraps of cardstock and Mod Podge to cover wood hummingbirds. Let dry.
  • 6
    Cut a 2 yard piece of jute (or a piece that is long enough to display all the letters with about three inches in between each letter). Glue letters to jute cord using hot glue.
  • 7
    Cut strips of Orange Dot, Pink Dot and Black Dot ribbon. Tie ribbon between letters as shown. Trim excess ribbon, if needed.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Wicker White 104107634 (3)
  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Pink 104107509 (3)
  • Plaid Mod Podge Waterbase Sealer Glue and Finish 16 oz. Gloss 104107940
  • MPI Marketing Birch Rochester 9 inch Letter B 104815307
  • MPI Marketing Birch Rochester 9 inch Letter I 104815321
  • MPI Marketing Birch Rochester 9 inch Letter R 104815381
  • MPI Marketing Birch Rochester 9 inch Letter T 104815385
  • MPI Marketing Birch Rochester 9 inch Letter H 104815319
  • MPI Marketing Birch Rochester 9 inch Letter D 104815311
  • MPI Marketing Birch Rochester 9 inch Letter A 104815305
  • MPI Marketing Birch Rochester 9 inch Letter Y 104815395
  • Nicole™ Crafts 4-1/2 inch Wood Shape Hummingbird 104140046 (2)
  • Several Pieces of Coordinating Decorative Cardstock for Each Letter (such as 4 sheets of American Crafts Cardstock 12 inch x 12 inch Pink Stars 104814634 and 5 sheets of American Crafts Cardstock 12 inch x 12 inch Pink Floral 104814638)
  • American Crafts Premium Ribbon Value Pack Grosgrain Dots 24 pc. 104586690
  • Darice 3 ply 28-1/2 lb Natural Jute 104243963
  • Sandpaper
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Scissors