Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Approximate Time: Weekend Project
How to Make a Bumblebee Wood Frame
Combine watercolor effects and bright gold foil to create this trendy wood frame. Spend a weekend creating your fame and then slide your favorite photo inside, or pick out a printable with a matching golden quote.
Spread modeling paste
Position the stencil onto the frame and spread a small amount of modeling paste over the stencil. Set aside to dry completely for several hours.
Paint the frame. Work wet into wet and allow the colors to blend on the frame. Set the frame aside to dry completely.
Apply Tombow glue
Apply Tombow glue to the stenciled areas and let the glue set up.
Apply foil to stenciled areas
Place gold foil over the stenciled areas and use a craft stick to rub the foil.
Die cut 2 bees.
Sand, stack & glue bees
Sand bee die cuts and ink them. Stack the bees using foam dots. Curl the wings slightly. Glue the finished bee onto the frame.