Wetland Friends Suncatchers
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Wetland Friends Suncatchers

Meet the coolest animals of the marsh! These toad, frog and dragonfly suncatchers are quick and easy to complete. Designed by Martha Johnson
Craft Time: 30-60 minutes
 
 
 
 
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Material List

  • Gallery Glass Cuttable Plastic
  • Gallery Glass Liquid Lead- 4 oz.
  • Gallery Glass Tool Set
  • Gallery Glass Window Colors- Cameo Ivory, Cocoa Brown, Fresh Lime, Green Shimmer, Hologram Shimmer and Snow White
  • Hole Punch
  • Scissors
  • Jute - 3 feet
  • Suction Cups with Hooks - 3
 

Project Instructions

Step: 1

Place pattern under Cuttable Plastic. Draw over pattern lines with Liquid Lead, using the bottle tip to apply. Let dry.


Step: 2

For the dragonfly, fill in wings with Hologram Shimmer and the body with Brown.


Step: 3

For the toad, fill in eye with Snow White, body with Cameo Ivory and dot with Brown.


Step: 4

For the frog, fill in belly with Cameo Ivory, eyes and toenails with Snow White and body with Fresh Lime and Green Shimmer swirled together.


Step: 5

Allow paint to dry. Cut around shapes with scissors, leaving a tab on top for hanging.


Step: 6

Punch a hole in each tab and insert 1’ of jute cord into each for hanging.


Step: 7

Use a suction cup to hang on window or mirror.


Tips

Stir each area with the stirring tool while wet to remove air bubbles. Apply dots to frog and toad after stirring.