Nicole™ Crafts Love Bird Mirror Frame

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by Karen Fennimore, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Love Bird Mirror Frame

This project isn’t for the birds – it’s for you! It will look great on a dresser, windor ledge, a table, or maybe even your desk. It also makes a great wedding gift too.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for neither the paint nor the glue.
  • 2
    Remove mirror from frame.
  • 3
    Using tacky glue, draw a wispy design around front of frame. Allow to dry.
  • 4
    Paint frame Marigold. When dry, brush Bright Yellow over glue design on frame.
  • 5
    Glue fancy loop braid around outside of frame. Glue metallic cord to inside of frame.
  • 6
    Replace mirror.
  • 7
    Cut nest in half. Glue one half to bottom of frame. Glue moss in nest. Glue birds in nest.
  • 8
    Glue flowers behind birds coming up sides of frame.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood 7 inch Heart Mirror 104144603
  • Nicole™ Crafts Feathered Friends Birds with Wire 4 inch Yellow and Black 2 pc. 104744606
  • Nicole™ Crafts Bird's Nest Medium 104744687
  • Nicole™ Crafts Trim-it 6 foot Fancy Loop Braid Gold 104788074
  • Nicole™ Crafts Trim-it 6 foot Metallic Cord Gold 104788044
  • Panacea Natural Spanish Moss Medium 16 oz. 104185563
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Bright Yellow 104106644
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Marigold 104106627
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Angle Shader Size 1/2 inch 104118888
  • Aleene's 4 oz. Original Tacky Glue 104148018
  • Assorted Small Flowers (such as Chelsea Home Imports 3-1/2 inch Blue Ribbon Rose 104590594) (4)
  • Scissors