My Studio™ Garden Lady Bug

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by Plaid® Design Team

My Studio™ Garden Lady Bug

Once you see how simple this project is to make, you'll lovingly bug your kids until they make one of their own.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Clean can with soap and water. Dry thoroughly.
  • 2
    Paint entire can Bright Red with flat brush. Allow to dry and then paint the bottom of can Black. Allow to dry.
  • 3
    Add Black spots on the ladybug's back with large pouncer. Add eyes with smaller spouncers using Black and White.
  • 4
    Paint the mouth White using the liner brush.
  • 5
    Use E6000 to glue button for nose. Glue doll pins to can for legs and ears.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Empty 10-3/4 oz. Can
  • My Studio™ Plaid® Acrylic Craft Paint 2 oz. Bright Red 100365709
  • My Studio™ Plaid® Acrylic Craft Paint 2 oz. Black 100365525
  • My Studio™ Plaid® Acrylic Craft Paint 2 oz. White 100365555
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Doll Pins 12 pc. 104148862
  • Blumenthal Lansing Button 7/8 inch Atomic Red 104235651
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Liner Size 1 104118916
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Flat Wash Size 3/4
  • 104118914 Nicole™ Crafts Foam Pouncer 3 pc. Mini 104110702
  • E6000® Industrial Strength Craft Adhesive 104148138
  • Soap and Water
  • Paper Towels