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Plaid Valentine's Day Love Bee
Your sweetheart will buzz with delight this Valentine's Day when he or she sees the Plaid Valentine's Day Love Bee!
- Time:1-1/2 hours + dry time
1Basecoat the two pots Baby Pink. Basecoat the saucer and the inside of the larger pot with Licorice. Allow to dry. Add Calico Red Stripes to smaller pot and let dry.
2Add Wicker White eyes using the end of a pencil eraser. Use a stencil brush with all of the excess Calico Red removed for the cheeks. Paint the mouth with a liner brush in Licorice. Add the Licorice dots to the center of the Wicker White eyes with the end of the paint brush.
3Glue the pots together, base to base. Glue this combined piece to the Licorice saucer. Trim and then tie a lace bow for the wings and glue to the back.
4Glue a Black chenille stem to the back of the bee for the arms and roll up ends. Glue two Black chenille stems the saucer for the legs. Roll up the ends and bend at knee. Fold a Emerald chenille stem in half and roll up the ends and twist after bend.Fold a Emerald chenille stem in half and roll up the ends and twist after bend. Fold White chenille stem in half and roll up ends for the antennas. Glue to the inside of front of pot.
5Cut out a heart from Red craft foam. Write "Be Mine" or other saying with extra fine marker.