| | | | | | |

DIY Mixed Media Butterfly Sign

One of my favorite places to find crafting supplies has always been the thrift stores. I can always find something there worth taking home and turning it beautiful again. Many times you just have to use your imagination to find a way to bring something back to life, and I like nothing more than getting my creative juices flowing to put something together! I hope you follow along with this DIY Mixed Media Butterfly Sign and can find beautiful pieces to make your own too!

Supplies:


Dollar Tree Wooden Unfinished Sign
Scrapbook Paper – Hobby Lobby Pack
Scrolled Butterfly – Thrift Store
Tim Holtz Chipboard Quote
Scrolled Metal Corner Piece
Rose and Key West Paints
Antique Wax

First, I painted the edges of the unfinished wooden sign with the rose paint.

Second, I cut a piece of the scrapbook paper and secured it to the wooden sign using Mod Podge.

Third, I painted the thrift store scrolled Butterfly with the key west paint.

Fourth, I went around the edges of the wooden sign with Antique wax. I then also used it to lightly go over the Butterfly.

Fifth, I used hot glue to secure the butterfly to the center of the wooden sign.

Sixth, I hot glued the Tim Holtz chipboard quote to the center of the butterfly.

Finally, I hot glued the scrolled metal corner piece to the bottom corner of the sign.

Here is the final result, how do you think it turned out? I absolutely loved making this project, I think it came out so beautiful! The color of the butterfly blends perfectly with the scrapbook paper. When all the pieces of a project come together the way this one did I couldn’t be any happier. I can’t wait to get this DIY Mixed Media Butterfly Sign into my craft booth. Do you think you’ll make one of these for yourself?

If you enjoyed this DIY, check out more below!

FACEBOOK|INSTAGRAM|PINTEREST|YOUTUBE

PIN FOR LATER!

Please follow and like us:

Similar Posts