Cupid Gotcha! Valentine's Day Frame

Cupid has struck again and this frame will let everyone know who the special one is.
 
 

Craft Time: 60+ minutes

Suitable for: 9-12

Uses Recycled Items: No

Keywords: january2013, C_31120, cupid gotcha! valentines day frame, wood frame, craftsmart paint

Materials

  • Wood Rectangle Frame
  • Finished Wood Shape – Glitter Cupid
  • Paintbrushes – 0.63 cm (¼") Angled and 2.5 cm (1") Flat
  • Craft Smart® Acrylic Paint – Bright Red, White, Light Pink and Black
  • Craft Glue
  • Straight Edge
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Instructions

Step 1
Paint two coats of bright red on frame. Let dry.

Step 2
Position Cupid on bottom left side of the frame.

Step 3
Mark center under Cupid where rays will radiate out.

Step 4
Using a straight edge, apply white paint for edge of rays. Repeat around frame.

Step 5
Fill in rays with white. For a weathered look, make sure your brush is pretty dry prior to applying paint.

Step 6
Lightly brush light pink over white paint and let dry.

Step 7
With the 0.63 cm (¼") angled brush, to write “Gotcha!”.

Step 8
For weathered look, apply black around edges with a dry, coarse brush.

Step 9
Repeat dry brushing black around edges of Cupid for weathered look.

Step 10
Affix the Glitter Cupid to frame with craft glue.