Fourth of July Crafts

Celebrate Independence Day with these two fun and easy craft projects!

 

The first craft project is a wreath. This wreath is so simple to make. I used the following supplies:

  • 14 in. grapevine wreath
  • small paper flag
  • glue gun
  • patriotic bow
  • red, white, and blue glitter
  • chipboard letters

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First, I tied the bow onto the top part of the wreath. Next, I glued glitter onto the letters. Once the letters dried, I glued them on the wreath. Finally, I added the paper flag.

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This wreath took me very little time to make. The longest part was waiting on the glitter to dry on the letters.

 

 

For the second project, I made a patriotic felt mirror. I used the following supplies:

  • red, white, and blue felt
  • glue gun
  • scissors
  • wooden picture frame
  • 5 in. round mirror
  • rhinestones

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I started off by gluing the mirror onto the picture frame.

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Next, I started making the felt flower petals.( I found an excellent tutorial at this blog on how to make different styles of felt flowers.)

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Then, I started gluing the felt petals and rhinestones onto the mirror and frame until the frame was completely covered.

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Here is the finished product:

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