Burlap Bunny Décor or Bag

Burlap Bunny Décor or Bag

Posted by DecoArt on Feb 10th 2015

Here's a quick and easy project for Easter that even the kids will be able to make.

SUPPLIES

    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • scissors
    • wax paper
    • #10 flat brush
    • hot glue gun and glue sticks
    • button
    • ribbon
    • #1 round brush
    • burlap bag
    • black marker

    INSTRUCTIONS

    NOTES:

    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Unfold the flap on the burlap bag.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Use a black marker to draw a triangle at the top of the bag where the opening is.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Use scissors to cut out the triangle.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Cut a piece of wax or freezer paper to fit in the bag and place it flat in the bag to prevent paint coming through the back.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Use a #1 round brush and Pink Cadillac to paint the nose (a simple, upside-down chocolate chip). Rinse brush.
    10. Instruction #5
    11. Use a #10 flat brush and Pink Cadillac to paint the inside of the ears. Rinse brush.
    12. Instruction #6
    13. Use a #1 round brush to mix (2) parts Cotton Ball with (1) part Pink Cadillac. Use mix to paint random polka dots in the bunny's ears and to highlight the nose. Rinse brush.
    14. Instruction #7
    15. Use a #1 round brush and Black Tie to paint on a face and whiskers. (Refer to photo.) Rinse brush. Let dry completely.
    16. Instruction #8
    17. Cut a piece of matching ribbon long enough to tie the bunny's ears together.
    18. Instruction #9
    19. Tie the ribbon into a bow on the front.
    20. Instruction #10
    21. Use a hot glue gun and glue sticks to attach two matching buttons for cheeks.
    22. Instruction #11