Nicole™ Crafts Mini Seashore Birdhouse

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by Denise Bianco, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Mini Seashore Birdhouse

Create this "sea-worthy" birdhouse for your nautical themed room or shore vacation spot. 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:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Paint roof, sides and bottom of birdhouse Eggshell. Paint front and back of birdhouse Ocean Blue. Let dry.
  • 2
    Hot glue jute around base of birdhouse and edges of roof.
  • 3
    Hot glue small shells to top of roof. Shells can be glued in any pattern you choose.
  • 4
    Apply Glossy Accents between the shells. This technique will fill in gaps between the shells and also act as an extra adhesive.
  • 5
    Glue small shells around openings of birdhouse.
  • 6
    Embellish edge of roof and bottom of birdhouse with shells as shown.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Mini Birdhouse Assorted Designs 104149174
  • Nicole™ Crafts Small Tropical Assortment Mix 104639509
  • Darice® Natural Jute 3 ply 28 lb. 1/2 lb. 104243963
  • Ranger Glossy Accents™ 104100594
  • Plaid® Mod Podge® 8 oz. Matte Finish 104107932
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz Ocean Blue 104521665
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Eggshell 104106574
  • 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