Nicole™ Crafts Chenille Pom Dragonfly

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by Angela Son, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Chenille Pom Dragonfly

You'll want to find a place for this pretty dragonfly to land in your home!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1/2 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for neither the paint nor the glitter glue.
  • 2
    Carefully remove metal clip to take apart wood clothespin.
  • 3
    Paint wood clothespin pieces Ultramarine Blue. When dry, carefully put wood clothespin back together. Lay wood clothespin vertically flat with closed end facing forward.
  • 4
    Cut four pieces of 6 mm Yellow chenille stems that are 2-1/2 inch each. Glue on top of clip 1 inch apart as shown.
  • 5
    Glue 5 mm pom poms (as shown, project alternates between Neon Yellow and Neon Pink) between Yellow chenille stems as shown.
  • 6
    For eyes, glue two 1/2 inch Neon Yellow pom poms to the front so that they are 1/2 inch apart. Glue a wiggle eye onto each of these pom poms.
  • 7
    Cut a 6 inch piece of 3 mm Blue chenille stem. Bend in half and curl ends. Glue a 5 mm Neon Yellow pom pom to each end. Glue between eyes for antennae.
  • 8
    Glue 1/4 inch Blue pom pom between eyes for nose. Glue 5 mm Neon Pink pom pom onto nose.
  • 9
    Paint one side of each wood heart Ultramarine Blue. Let dry.
  • 10
    On the other side of each wood heart using foam pouncer, start from outer part and dab on Ultramarine Blue, Desert Turquoise and Bright Yellow in a gradient pattern as shown. Let dry.
  • 11
    Brush the wood heart shapes with Iridescent glitter glue. Let dry.
  • 12
    Glue 6 mm Neon Pink chenille stems around wood heart shapes.
  • 13
    Glue wood heart shapes on an angle so that they are leaning on the leaning on the Neon Yellow chenille stems and creating wings.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1/2 hour

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Clothespin Giant 104149218
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Shape 3-1/2 inch Heart 104140038 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Chenille Stems 6 mm 75 pc. Neon 104277524
  • Nicole™ Crafts Pom Poms 200 pc. 5 mm Neon 104426507
  • Nicole™ Crafts Chenille Stems 3 mm Multi-Color 30 pc. 100383994
  • Nicole™ Crafts Pom Poms 100 pc. 1/2 inch Neon 104276837
  • Nicole™ Crafts Pom Poms 100 pc. 1/4 inch Multi-Color 104276844
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wiggle Round Eyes 10 mm 100 pc. 104233379
  • Nicole™ Crafts Glitter Glue 4 oz. Iridescent 104277431
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Ultramarine Blue 104106643 (2)
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Desert Turquoise 104106698
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Bright Yellow 104106644
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 8 104118910
  • Nicole™ Crafts Stencil Foam Pouncer 3 pc. Medium 104110703
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Ruler
  • Scissors