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Valentines day mini picture frame tutorial
So as described two days ago- in Israel we celebrate Family day much like Valentines day is celebrated in the rest of the world.

I found this pretty felt covered picture frame and decorated it with some polymer clay flowers - want to learn how?

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  • How to make a frame / photo holder. Valentines Day Mini Picture Frame - Step 1
    Step 1

    first i extruded clay from pinkish leftovers and arranged it on a little glass tile in the shape of a butterflies. please make sure that the upper wings are bigger thank the lower ones.

    bake according to manufacturer directions.

  • How to make a frame / photo holder. Valentines Day Mini Picture Frame - Step 2
    Step 2

    You know these colorful office clippers? Well there is a new use for them as butterfly bodies…

  • How to make a frame / photo holder. Valentines Day Mini Picture Frame - Step 3
    Step 3

    For the body I used a small pin and twisted it with round nose pliers.

  • How to make a frame / photo holder. Valentines Day Mini Picture Frame - Step 4
    Step 4

    for the feeler (is that how it is called?) i bent a small clip and added a little bead at the end. after placing the little bead make another bend so it won't fall off.

  • How to make a frame / photo holder. Valentines Day Mini Picture Frame - Step 5
    Step 5

    With E6000 glue i attached it all to the frame.

  • How to make a frame / photo holder. Valentines Day Mini Picture Frame - Step 6
    Step 6

    added some decoration with Tulip paint (the ones you sqeeze out the paint).

    and there it is- something nice to make with your young ones or for them :-)

    aren't my little girls cute?

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tricia m.
tricia m. · Richmond, Virginia, US
these butterflies are so cute! great job!
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