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« on: October 30, 2009 07:28:28 AM »

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!



More detailed instructions are here:
http://www.newimageco.biz/scripts/silverware.exe/extpage@D:/DFS/ELEVCLIENTS/NEWIMAGE/ELEVATOR.FXP?page=PROJECT55

Here's how to make it:

Required Supplies:
Wood Paint (Black, Green)
Paint Brush
Craft Glue
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)

Optional Supplies:
Tape
Magnets



Instructions:
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
     place.

2) Using theTrick or Treat Frame Template,cut out the following pieces:
     White Felt:
         Letters: "T", "C", "R", "T"
         Ghost Body
     Tangerine Felt:
         Letters: "R", "K", "O", "E"
     Lavender Felt:
         Letters: "I", "R", "T", "A"
         Witch Hat
         Witch Dress

3) Once paint has dried, layout where you would like your words and shapes to go

4) Create your trick or treaters by:
     Ghost:
         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.

     Witch:
         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.


Optional Steps:
Glue magnets to the back of your frame to create a perfect new magnet!

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« Reply #1 on: October 30, 2009 12:53:34 PM »


Your frame is really adorable. Thanks so much for the detailed instructions.
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