Crafts ’n things Craft of the Day
Show your American spirit by wearing this patriotic pin this President’s Day. Kids can also create this pin for a fun school or scout activity.
- Craft foam: red, white, blue
- Bar pin, 1”
- Delta Ceramcoat Acrylic Paints: Blue Jay, Mendocino Red, Midnight Blue, Light Ivory, Black
- Round paintbrush
- Lowe-Cornell DES Stylus
- Ultra-fine black permanent marker
- Aleene’s FunCraft Foam Glue
scissors, transfer paper, pencil
Print and cut out patterns. (Note: The blue word “patterns” is a link. To access these patterns, select the link, then download and print.) Cut craft foam as indicated.
Drybrush edges of heart Mendocino Red, sign Blue Jay, and star Midnight Blue. Transfer lettering; trace with marker. Use stylus to dot letter ends Black and star Light Ivory.
Adhere pieces together as shown and bar pin to back.
by Karen Sippel