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Spruced Up Clock

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As seen in Decorating Digest Craft & Home, Nov./Dec. 2010

Supplies

STYROFOAM™ Brand Foam:
One – 6 inch Cone

31″ tall clock with metal scroll work
Four:  12″ – 15″ pinecone greenery stems12″ x 12″ Natural with Gold Swirl Decorative Paper – The Paper Company™/ TPC Studio™
Walnut ink or brown ink pad
Glue gun and glue sticks
Elmer’s®:
Craft Bond™ Extra Strength Glue Stick
X-Acto® Designer 12″ x 12″ Self Healing Cutting Mat
X-Acto® Designer 8″ Scissors
Design It:® Foam Cutter
Floral Wire Cutter

Instructions

  1. Use Foam Cutter to trim off 1/2″ of point of cone. To make back of cone flat, lay cone on cutting mat. Slice off approx. 1/4 of cone.
  2. Apply glue stick to cone, covering completely. Place paper with swirl side down on work surface. Place cone at an angle, toward lower left corner. Wrap paper around cone, trimming excess paper, but leaving approx. 3/4″ paper at base and tip of cone. Fold and glue paper over base of cone and gather fold paper over tip.
  3. Apply walnut or brown ink to antique paper-covered cone.
  4. Place cone with point down and hot glue flat side to scroll work at bottom of clock. Plan arrangement and use floral cutter to trim stems as needed. Insert stems into base of cone. (Note: Be sure base of greenery covers Styrofoam™.)

Sources

FloraCraft®
(800) 253-0409
One Longfellow Place
Ludington, MI 49431
www.floracraft.com

The Paper Company™/ TPC Studio™
(800) 525-3196
510 Ryerson Road
Lincoln Park, NJ 07035
www.tpcstudio.com

Elmer’s® Products, Inc.
(888) 435-6377
One Easton Oval
Columbus, OH 43219
www.elmers.com

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