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Time:24h00
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Nice 'n' Simple

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Biloxi, Mississippi, us
2012
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Cute bowls made of glitter and Mod Podge

These are endlessly customizable and pretty easy to whip up.

Instructions

  1. How to make a bowl or basket. Glitter Bowls - Step 1 1

    mix up a bunch of glitter

  2. How to make a bowl or basket. Glitter Bowls - Step 2 2

    blow up a balloon to the desired size of your bowl and rest it in a bowl

  3. How to make a bowl or basket. Glitter Bowls - Step 3 3

    brush Mod Podge onto the balloon to the desired height and shape of your bowl

  4. How to make a bowl or basket. Glitter Bowls - Step 4 4

    Cover with your glitter mix and let dry for a couple of hours

  5. 5

    Repeat coating with Mod Podge and glitter so that you have 3 layers of glitter

  6. How to make a bowl or basket. Glitter Bowls - Step 6 6

    Coat the outside with a final layer of Mod Podge and let dry.
    This keeps the bowl from shedding glitter and being scratchy.




  7. How to make a bowl or basket. Glitter Bowls - Step 7 7

    Once it is dry cut or pop the balloon and gently peel it away from the bowl.

  8. How to make a bowl or basket. Glitter Bowls - Step 8 8

    press the bottom of the bowl to flatten it some

  9. How to make a bowl or basket. Glitter Bowls - Step 9 9

    Trim the edges smooth

  10. How to make a bowl or basket. Glitter Bowls - Step 10 10

    Enjoy your new mixed media decor!

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Comments

Cat Morley
Cat Morley · Edinburgh, Scotland, gb · 877 projects

These are soooooo awesome, what a clever idea!

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Cat Morley
Cat Morley · Edinburgh, Scotland, gb · 877 projects

These are soooooo awesome, what a clever idea!

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VeganSprinkles
VeganSprinkles · Biloxi, Mississippi, us · 44 projects

Thanks :) I believe Mod Podge is the same or atleast very similar to PVA glue.
Mod Podge is a water based white craft glue a little bit thicker than the kind used by kids.
Hope that helps :)

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Kirsten C.
Kirsten C. · Hastings, England, gb · 10 projects

That is fab and you made it look so simple! Just a question...what is mod podge is it like PVA glue? Im from the uk and we don't have it over here.

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Nora H.
Nora H. · Akron, Ohio, us

face palm why can't I ever think of things like that. So cute and so clever.

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Glenda A.
Glenda A.

That is so doggoned clever.

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