Train Case Pic-A-Nic BasketAugust 16th, 2008 in projects
This project was created by me and my pint-sized pals Morgan and Max
These two little pumpkin heads live in a suburban farm house complete with 10 hens and two roosters and they LOVE to eat. They chose to craft this citified country picnic basket. Go figure!
Vintage train case
Con-tact Brand self-adhesive cork roll
Blue painters tape
Scrabble and Anagram letters
Polyurethane glue (we used Gorilla Glue)
Scissors or straight edge and craft knife
Step 1: Remove brads holding mirror and then remove mirror.
Step 2: Measure mirror with tape measure.
Step 3: Measure and cut cork.
Step 4: Remove paper backing from cork.
Step 5: Apply cork to mirror making sure to press out all of the bubbles.
Step 6: Measure and tape lines for letters.
Step 7: Apply a tiny amount of polyurethane glue to back of each letter and place on cork.
Step 8: Apply glue to back of mirror and re-attach to train case.
Tip:Watch out for Yogi.
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