Nicole™ Crafts Clothespin Guy

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by Karen Fennimore, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Clothespin Guy

A great craft for your child's next party! Let guests pick their own paints, ribbons, stickers and other supplies for decorating!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:45 minutes

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for neither the paint nor the glaze.
  • 2
    Paint a 1/2 inch section at top of wood clothespin Lamp (Ebony) Black. Paint the next 1-1/4 inch of the wood clothespin Raw Sienna. Then paint the next 1-1/2 inch of the wood clothespin Snow (Titanium) White. Paint the remaining part of the wood clothespin Lamp (Ebony) Black. Make sure this paint is completely dry before proceeding.
  • 3
    Apply glue from the top of clothespin down 1/2 inch on the front of wood clothespin. Cut a Black pom pom into pieces. Push the pieces onto the glue for hair.
  • 4
    Attach glasses and mustache stickers as shown.
  • 5
    Brush on gloss glaze. Let dry.
  • 6
    Cut two pieces of Black ribbon that are 1-1/2 inch each. Glue over Snow (Titanium) White sections of clothespins for suspenders.
  • 7
    Tie a small bow with Red ribbon. Glue to the top center of Snow (Titanium) White section.
  • 8
    Glue wiggle eyes to glasses.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:45 minutes

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Clothespin Giant 104149218
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Lamp (Ebony) Black 104106681
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Snow (Titanium) White 104106580
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Raw Sienna 104106692
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wiggle Round Eyes 10 mm 100 pc. 104233379
  • Nicole™ Crafts Stickers Mustache/Glasses 104738535
  • Offray Spool O' Ribbon Kiwi 104430736
  • DecoArt Americana Triple Thick Gloss Glaze 104549496
  • Offray Spool O' Ribbon Red 104188398
  • Offray Spool O' Ribbon Black 104188383
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Angle Shader Size 3/8 inch 104118890
  • Aleene's 4 oz. Original Tacky Glue 104148018
  • Scissors
  • Ruler