Butterfly Decoupage Birdhouse by Americana®
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Butterfly Decoupage Birdhouse by Americana®

This decoupage birdhouse offers endless opportunities to create a project that reflects your decor, passions or style.
Craft Time: 30 minutes
Uses Recycled Items: No
 
 
 
 
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Material List

  • Americana® Decoupage, 2 oz. – Matte
  • Americana® Patio Paint – Daisy Cream, Hydrangea Blue, Sweet Pea and Raspberry Red
  • Paintbrush – ¾" Flat
  • Scrapbook Paper – Butterfly
  • Water Container
  • Palette (or Plastic Plate)
  • Paper Towels
  • Scissors
  • Craft Knife (Optional)
  • Hexagon Wood Birdhouse
 

Project Instructions

Step 1 Paint as follows: knob, Hydrangea Blue; top section, inside opening, and base, Raspberry Red; next section plus perch, Daisy Cream; and roof, Sweet Pea. (Refer to photo for color placement.)

Step 2 Cut scrapbook paper to fit each section.

Step 3 Immerse paper in water to relax fibers.

Step 4 Brush decoupage matte glue on one section at a time. Position paper on section. Smooth from center out with fingers. Apply more decoupage over paper. Repeat for each section. Let dry. Trim edges with craft knife, if necessary.

Tips

Allow to dry between steps.

Craft Notes

Crafted for Michaels by the DecoArt Design Team.