12.05.2013

A Gold Glitter Deer

Today I thought I'd share a very easy Christmas D.I.Y that will sparkle up any mantle or wall in your house. I made these last year for our Gold themed formal living room and just loved how they turned out. I mean, who doesn't want a gold deer head for Christmas?!



You will need...
- 2 white canvases
- 1 gold pen
- Clear glitter glue
- Gold glitter
- Deer cutout (Option)

3 Easy Steps...

1. Trace your deer outline onto the canvas with a pencil, then retrace your outline with a gold pen (Note: You don't have to trace in a pencil first, but I tend to mess up so I need the safety net).



2. Fill the inside of the outline with clear glitter glue (Note: I used the edge of knife to clean up areas where the glue spilled out).

3. Cover the glue with gold glitter, then let sit for 5 minutes before discarding the extra glitter.  At this time I cleaned up some edges, before letting it dry for 2 days.


Enjoy your sparkly deer!

4 comments:

  1. I did this last year and it was such a fun and quick decoration to add to our Christmas decor stock :) Yours turned out so cute!

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  2. VERY cool! Love this idea (and your blog!) xx, Liz

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  3. That turned out great! I just might have to try that for my mantle!

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  4. I've totally been obsessed with gold glitter this season. It's literally what I've been using in every craft so far! And this deer would be a super fun addition because I love the nature feel of it :)

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