Nicole™ Crafts Ghost Glass Block

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by Chris Yankauskas, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Ghost Glass Block

Rigid Wrap is perfect for making the spookiest of dimensional ghosts …and with them in this glass block everyone will wonder how you did it!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Print template out on White cardstock. Glue to back of block.
  • 2
    To create ghost, cut Styrofoam ball in half, making sure one half fits into block. Bend a 6 inch piece of stem wire into arms. Glue to back bottom of Styrofoam ball half, creating head and arms.
  • 3
    Cut Rigid Wrap into 1 inch wide by 10 inch long strips. Put warm water in pan. Dip strips one at a time and drape over head and arms. Continue until covered. Let dry. Trim as desired.
  • 4
    Once ghost is completely dry, brush with Iridescent Glitter glue; let dry.
  • 5
    Glue owls to ghost; make a ribbon bow and glue on ghost. Glue on rhinestone eyes. Poke a small hole for mouth. Paint inside Ebony Black.
  • 6
    Thread 5 inches of filament into needle. Insert needle through back of head and up through top of head. Leave 1 inch of filament at back of head and glue in place. Insert the filament at top of head through hole in cap of block. Glue filament to cap to hold ghost in place.
  • 7
    Glue moss to inside bottom of block. Insert ghost into block, replace cap and adjust filament to desired height.
  • 8
    Glue ribbon around block, moss to top of cap and bat to moss.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Glass Block 8 inch x 8 inch 104540362
  • Activa® Rigid Wrap™ Plaster Cloth 4 inch x 180 inch 104136565
  • Nicole™ Crafts Glitter Bat Pick 3 Assorted 8 inch 104753963
  • Nicole™ Crafts Glitter Owl Pick 3 Assorted 2 inch 104755383 (2)
  • Offray® Spool O' Ribbon Black 104188383
  • Nicole™ Crafts Simply Halloween Ribbon 2-1/2 inch x 10 yard Mix 4 104755503
  • Nicole™ Crafts Rhinestones 144 pc. Round Black 5 mm 104240523
  • Nicole™ Crafts Glitter Glue 4 oz. Iridescent 104277431
  • FloraCraft® Styrofoam® Brand Foam Ball 4 pc. 2 inch 104183633
  • FloraCraft® Foam Cutter 6 inch 2 blade 104186311
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Snowcap 104061494
  • Panacea™ Stem Wire 18 gauge 18 inches Brown 104183841
  • Nicole™ Crafts 100 yard Craft Filament Thread 104244241
  • Panacea™ Natural Spanish Moss Medium 16 oz. 104185563
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Lamp (Ebony) Black 104106681
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Flat Shader Size 10 104118906
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Liner 2 104118918
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder® All Purpose Stik™ Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Panacea™ Heavy Duty 8 inch Wire Cutters 104455865
  • Pan to Hold Water
  • Needle
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