FaveCrafts.com

Menu

Free Offer
16 Angel Crafts to Make: Homemade Christmas Ornaments & Decorations

Angels are a beautiful symbol with which to decorate your home, whether you are decorating for the holidays or creating permanent fixtures for various rooms.

Bonus: Get our newsletter & special offers for free. We will not share or sell your email address. View our Privacy Policy

Gingerbread Birdhouse

By:

0 Comments

With snow texture and festive green and red colors, even the birds can be home for the holidays in this charming Gingerbread Birdhouse.  Great for both indoors and out, this festive decoration is a great way to add a sweet touch to your backyard or living room.  Fill it with seeds for winter birds or potpourri if you're keeping it indoors.  No matter how you use it, this festive Gingerbread Birdhouse is sure to bring a special festive feel to your home this holiday season.

Gingerbread Birdhouse

Materials:

  • Dazzling Metallics in Champagne Gold
  • Dazzling Metallics in Festive Green
  • Dazzling Metallics in Festive Red
  • Glamour Dust Crystal
  • Snow-Tex
  • Glistening Snow Writer
  • Americana Acrylics in Snow (Titanium) White
  • Americana Brushes
  • Americana Brushes - Shader #8
  • Americana Brushes - Shader #12
  • Palette Knife
  • Round sponge pouncer
  • Water container
  • Paper towels
  • Palette or plastic plate
  • Wooden gingerbread birdhouse

 

Instructions:

  1. Use #12 shader brush to basecoat roof and snow trim Snow White and house sides and chimney Festive Red.
     
  2. Paint windows, steps, and door facing Champagne Gold.
     
  3. Paint door and perch Festive Green.
     
  4. Use pouncer and Festive Green to stamp dots randomly on house sides.
     
  5. Use Glistening Snow Writer to line design on roof.
     
  6. Use palette knife to apply Snow-Tex on base, roof, and chimney trim.
     
  7. Use brush or toothpick to apply Snow-Tex inside windows, opening, and on perch.
     
  8. While snow is wet, sprinkle lightly with Glamour Dust. Allow all to dry.

Your Recently Viewed Projects

Love these projects? Get MORE delivered to your Inbox – FREE Click Here!

Include a Photo

Click the button above or drag and drop images onto the button. You can upload two images.

Cancel Reply to Comment

Close

Report Inappropriate Comment

Are you sure you would like to report this comment? It will be flagged for our moderators to take action.

Thank you for taking the time to improve the content on our site.

Newsletter Signup

Free Newsletter!

Discover crafting projects, free patterns, tips and special offers. Get free craft projects, how-to crafting tutorials & product reviews.

Please Wait

Thanks for signing up

Sorry, we could not sign you up.

Something worth saving?

Register now for FREE to:

  • SAVE all your favorite crafts
  • ADD personal notes
  • QUICKLY reference your crafts

 

Connect With Us

Facebook Google Plus Instagram Twitter Pinterest
Twitter Blog Email RSS

About Us Advertise Contact Us FAQs News Keyword Index Privacy Policy Share Your Craft Project Subscribe Terms of Service Unsubscribe

---- 1 ----

close

Images from other crafters

There are currently no images from other crafters.