By Gladys Love
Detect the secrets and techniques to recycling outdated treasures into enjoyable elaborations for nearly whatever! Is discarded necklace, or the ideal centerpiece for a stunning greetings card? Is that an previous wine label or a shrewdpermanent embellishment for a material postcard? «Embellishing with whatever» teaches you all you want to recognize to show these odds and ends out of your crafting stash - or maybe your trash - into appealing gildings for nearly any venture. With 17 small-scale tasks to get you going, youll quickly locate paintings throughout you, regardless of the place you glance.
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Remove the heat and press the overlap closed with a gloved fingertip. Continue to zap and press until you are happy with the texture. Tyvek can be used to embellish these beads. This unique material is very popular for projects like this, because it curls and bubbles when it melts. A good source of Tyvek is your local stationery store. Tyvek envelopes are a perfect size for these projects. Again, when working with heat and Tyvek, work outside or in a very well-ventilated area. Kunin beads made with Kunin felt and machine-stitched designs topped with strips of painted and melted Tyvek.
Medium leaf template—Copy at 200%. Small leaf template—Copy at 200%. Small Fused Ginkgo Leaf Make 7. M ed i o kg n Gi ed e 5 . s Fu ak um M a Le f 1” af e oL kg in 1. d G ke ne Ma ur eT rg La Turned and couched leaf attached to background with scattered beads. Note use of silk rods representing branches. Stem wrapped around silk rod with additional beads. Note curl in leaves. Ginkgo Leaves Wallhanging 55 bonus project: Ginkgo Leaf ATC Pocket Page An ATC pocket page is a great storage idea. And working on a little larger scale than an ATC can be appealing.
4. Use a pressing cloth and press with a dry iron. Be sure there are no wrinkles and that all the raw edges will be covered with stitching. 5. Use a cutting mat, a clear plastic ruler, and a rotary cutter to trim all the outside edges evenly. Then cut the piece in half horizontally through the skyline. Turn the ruler and cut the piece vertically in half. You now have four cards, each approximately 4½˝ × 6˝. Instructions This wallhanging is made exactly the same way as the Fused Landscape Postcards, except without the satin stitching and it isn’t cut into four pieces.