Plaid FolkArt & Delta Birdhouse Pencil and Note Holder

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by Sherri Ragsdale, Plaid

Plaid FolkArt & Delta Birdhouse Pencil and Note Holder

Cute as a bug - and a convenient way to hold your pencils too!

Project Details

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

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the paint.
  • 2
    Drill 7 holes in the roof of one side of house.
  • 3
    Basecoat birdhouse Wicker White and roof and bottom Licorice.
  • 4
    Using the liner brush make random looping lines all over the birdhouse using Fresh Foliage.
  • 5
    Stencil the ladybugs on front using the Lipstick Red and Licorice. Allow to dry and the add Wicker White highlights with liner brush, outline body with Licorice.
  • 6
    Bend the 2 iced tea spoons in the middle. Place the needle nose pliers in the center and then bend upward.
  • 7
    Paint the ladybugs on back of spoons. Paint the wings Engine Red, the head and body Licorice and the eyes Wicker White. Add Wicker White highlights to wings and body. Add a small Licorice dot to the center of the eye. Allow to dry.
  • 8
    Glue to roof as shown in photo using the epoxy gel.

Project Details

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

Project Supplies

  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Lipstick Red 104107530
  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Wicker White 104107634
  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Licorice 104107658
  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Fresh Foliage 104107668
  • Delta Creative Stencils Flowers 3 pc. 104109372
  • Nicole™ Crafts Small Birdhouse of Your Choice
  • Old Iced Tea Spoons (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Stencil Brush 3/4 inch 104114463
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Select Synthetic Flat Wash 3/4 104464133
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Select Synthetic Liner 1 104464145
  • Cousin Tool Basics Value Pack 3 pc. 104257385
  • Gorilla Glue Super Glue Card 2 pc. 104444764
  • Drill
  • 3/8 inch Drill Bit