Dragonfly Plaque

Craft Projects - Dragonfly Plaque

Dragonfly Plaque - Free crafts


Designed by:

The Country Mercantile

by Michele Anderson

    Pattern:



  • Materials:

Palette:
  • Americana FolkArt: Inca Gold, Antique White


    Supplies:

  • 1/2" Birch plywood,
  • 1/4" Birch plywood
  • 19 gauge wire
  • 7 1/2" squre of mirror
  • mirror glue or epoxy for glass
  • crackle medium
  • wood glue
  • acrylic matte spray finish


Directions:

Cutting Instructions:
Cut 8 1/2" x 9 1/2" piece from 1/2" plywood. Cut out center as shown. Drill holes as indicated. Cut dragonfly from 1/4" Birch plywood, cutting body and wings as separate pieces. Round edges of dragonfly using sander.


Painting Instructions:
Base frame INCA GOLD. Apply crackle medium, following package directions, topping with ANTIQUE WHITE. Base dragonfly INCA GOLD. Highlight with sponge using ANTIQUE WHITE.
Line letters with BLACK.


Assembly:
Glue dragonfly in center of plaque as shown. Add wire for hanger, curling wire as desired. Spray entire project with acrylic matte spray.