Nicole™ Crafts Mini Red Brick Birdhouse Pick

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by Denise Bianco, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Mini Red Brick Birdhouse Pick

No worries about the Big, Bad Wolf blowing down this adorable "faux" brick birdhouse. Birdhouses can be decorated in so many ways...whether with paint, decoupage with scrapbook or decorative stamped paper,  craft basics like buttons, beads and ribbon, you can make it your own!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2-3 hours (includes drying time)

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Paint roof and base of birdhouse Ebony Black. Paint all other areas Country Red. Let dry.
  • 2
    Create brick effect by using Black marker and drawing horizontal lines and then staggering vertical lines between as shown.
  • 3
    Apply a coat of Mod Podge to roof and immediately sprinkle glitter on top. Shake off excess and let dry.
  • 4
    Apply a coat of Mod Podge to remaining wood and allow to dry.
  • 5
    Glue bird to perch.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2-3 hours (includes drying time)

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Wood Birdhouse 13 inch Assorted Designs 104744066
  • Bird Embellishment
  • Gic Glitter .5 oz. Black 104277407
  • Sharpie® Ultra Fine Point Permanent Marker Black 104128548
  • Plaid® Mod Podge® 8 oz. Matte Finish 104107932
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Country Red 104106620
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Ebony Black 104106681
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Flat Shader 6 104618376
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Fed Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder® All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pcs. 104737928