Don't get alarmed by the title,
we're recycling containers for pet food and not the pets! Have fun
looking for unusual glass containers and jars and scraps of carpet.
You will need:
- #6 Flat, #3 Round, and 3/4"
- Black permanent marker
- Tracing and transfer paper
- 3" x 3" compressed
- Glass canister with wood
- Glass bowl
- Leftover carpet scrap
- Acrylic paint - White, Red,
Blue, Black, Fruit Punch, Yellow, Orange and Black
- Glass paint - Tangerine,
White and Red
Apply surface conditioner to
all glass surfaces before painting. Finish all glass surfaces with
a coat of gloss glaze. Let dry. Follow manufacturer's instructions
to cure paint.
- Basecoat lid white. Let
dry. Transfer pattern onto lid. Paint spots black, scarf pink.
Let dry. Paint eyes and nose black.
- Add details and outlines
with black pen. Paint pink dots on scarf. Let dry then apply a
coat of matte varnish.
- Transfer bone and heart
shapes to compressed sponge, then cut out. Dip in water to expand
then squeeze out excess.
- Sponge white dog bone and
red hearts onto the canister. Let dry then add details with pen.
Sponge on white dog bones.
Let dry. Outline and add spirals with black pen.
- Basecoat lid yellow. Let
dry then transfer cat pattern. Paint face stripe orange. Rub cheeks
with blush. Paint eyes, nose and mouth black. Paint bow blue and
add Pink and yellow dots. Add "Meows" and details with
black pen. Paint three blue dots between each word. Let dry. Varnish.
- Transfer shapes to compressed
sponge. Cut out, dip in water and wring out excess. Sponge tangerine
goldfish and red hearts on canister. Outline and add details with
Sponge on tangerine goldfish
and red hearts. Let dry. Outline and add details with black pen.
Transfer shapes to compressed
sponge. Wet and wring out excess. Sponge white bones and red hearts
onto mat. Let dry.
Here for Patterns!
Delta® Perm Enamel Glass Paint, Surface Conditioner,
Gloss Glaze, Ceramcoat® Acrylic Paint and Matte Exterior/Interior
Varnish; Fiskars® Scissors; Eagle® Golden Taklon