Plaid Mod Podge Spread Your Wings & Fly Wall Art

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by Cathie Filian & Steve Piacenza, Plaid

Plaid Mod Podge Spread Your Wings & Fly Wall Art

Use wall art to inspire!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:few hours + dry time

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Basecoat the canvas Hauser Dark Green and let dry.
  • 2
    Cut one of the pieces of cardstock so it fits just inside the painted canvas. Apply Mod Podge Sparkle to the back Evergreen patterned cardstock and place the cardstock onto the center of the canvas. Smooth the cardstock with your fingers to remove any air bubbles. Add a topcoat of more Mod Podge and smooth your brushstrokes. Allow to dry.
  • 3
    Apply the second type of cardstock to the hummingbird in the same fashion as you did previously. Paint a little Mod Podge onto the top surface and sprinkle a little glitter onto the hummingbird.
  • 4
    Create Mod Melt flowers, leaves and butterflies by heating a Mod Melt stick in a high temp glue gun, fill a mold with the Mod Melt, allow to cool and remove from the mold. Paint leaves Green and paint flowers and butterflies Hot Pink. Apply a small amount of Mod Podge to each melt and sprinkle glitter to add sparkle.
  • 5
    Attach letter stickers to spell out saying Add the decorative bird and the melts to the design. Attach rhinestones to the design. (Tip: layout your saying and other embellishments before you begin adhering them to ensure everything fits the way you want it to.) Add ribbon or trim around the outer edge of the canvas with hot glue.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:few hours + dry time

Project Supplies

  • •Plaid Mod Podge High Temp Mini Mod Melts in Milk Glass White, Mod Molds in Flower & Nature, Plaid Mod Podge Waterbase Sealer Glue and Finish in Sparkle
  • •Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint in Hauser Dark Green, Green & Hot Pink
  • •Art Supply Enterprises Premier 10" x 10" Canvas
  • •Nicole™ Crafts 4-1/2 inch Wood Shape Hummingbird, Crystal Glitter, Bling It Adhesive Rhinestones in Lime & Dual Temperature Glue Gun
  • •Offray Spool O' Ribbon Yellow
  • •Loew-Cornell 2" Foam Brush
  • •Surebonder All Purpose Glue Sticks
  • •Letter Stickers to Spell Out Saying, Two Different Kinds of Cardstock & Scissors