My nephew is celebrating his very first Halloween this year! I made this picture frame last year for another relative and thought it would be a great way to show off his first trick-or-treating experience!
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Here's how to make it:
Wood Paint (Black, Green)
2 1/8" Diameter Google Eyes
1 Rectangle Wood Frame
2 Gingerbread Men Wood Shapes
1 9 x 12 White Stick-It Felt Sheet
1 9 x 12 Tangerine Stick-It Felt Sheet
1 9 x 12 Lavender Stick-It Felt Sheet
Trick or Treat Frame Template
(available here http://www.newimageco.biz/pdfs/trickortreatframetemplate.PDF
1) Paint your pieces:
Picture Frame: Black
1 Gingerbread Man: Green
TIP: To help keep pieces secure while painting, use some tape to keep them in
2) Using theTrick or Treat Frame Template,cut out the following pieces:
Letters: "T", "C", "R", "T"
Letters: "R", "K", "O", "E"
Letters: "I", "R", "T", "A"
3) Once paint has dried, layout where you would like your words and shapes to go
4) Create your trick or treaters by:
Remove the adhesive-backing on your ghost body piece.
Affix to front of the unpainted gingerbread man piece.
Glue two google eyes onto the face.
Remove the adhesive-backing from witch hat piece.
Affix to top of green gingerbread piece.
Remove adhesive-backing from witch dress piece.
Affix to the body of green gingerbread piece.
5) Remove adhesive-backing from letters and affix into place onto frame.
6) Glue your characters in place.
7) Add your favorite Halloween memory.
Glue magnets to the back of your frame to create a perfect new magnet!