Bumblebee Wood Frame

Bumblebee Wood Frame

What You'll Need:

Wood Frame
Gold Metallic Paper
Bee Die Cut
Deco Gold Foil
Calypso Blue Acrylic Paint
Turquoise Acrylic Paint
White Acrylic Paint
Metallic Gold Ink Pad
Black Ink Pad
Lightweight Modeling Paste
Craft Sticks
Tombo Glue
Sanding Block
Foam Adhesive Blocks
Paint Brushes

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.
  • 1 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.

  • 2 Paint frame

    Paint the frame. Work wet into wet and allow the colors to blend on the frame. Set the frame aside to dry completely.

  • 3 Apply Tombow glue

    Apply Tombow glue to the stenciled areas and let the glue set up.

  • 4 Apply foil to stenciled areas

    Place gold foil over the stenciled areas and use a craft stick to rub the foil.

  • 5 Die cut

    Die cut 2 bees.

  • 6 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.