Well between moving twice in the past two years and then having this rental house be bigger than what we are used to, we are lacking in the decoration department. While looking around pinterest, I found this from Obsessively Crafty. And wanted it.
It was one of those WooHoo moments where you find something you want to make, you already have everything you need for it AND your toddler is napping. WooHoo!
Black and Green Pipe Cleaners
First, I fully painted each of the squares.
For the Spider, I used white adhesive vinyl to make the eyes and smile. Then hot glued the black pipe cleaners onto the back.
For the Ghost and Pumpkin, I cut both the eyes and mouth out of black adhesive vinyl.
On the Pumpkin, I twirled half a green pipe cleaner around a pen, then hot glued it on the top.
Frankenstein was a little more time consuming. Again, the eyes, eyebrows and hair are out of black adhesive vinyl. The hair took me a couple sketches to get it to look right. Then I just used an ultra fine point black sharpie to draw on the mouth and scares.
I used hot glue and a left over piece of orange ribbon (from the no-sew sheet curtains in Reid's room) to attach all the faces together.Like what you just read? You can follow along with me on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest or Twitter to be the first to know what we are up to around here.