Poinsettias are the flower of the Christmas season. These
easy to make broaches will bring out the holiday cheer in all
who see them. Make one for yourself or make several to give as
supervision is recommended.
project is rated easy to do.
paint (high gloss is the best)
glue (such as Elmer's)
glue gun, optional
gloss Urethane spray paint, optional
the shell on the pumpkin seeds. I bought roasted shells from a
bulk food store.
- Cut a
2 inch round circle out of poster board.
glue on the outside edge (about a 1/2 inch wide) of circle
and start gluing pumpkin seeds around edges. Let the seeds
1/2 hang over the edge and have the pointed side of the
pumpkin seed out.
more glue and overlap pumpkin seeds over the 1st row.
step 3 two more times. This will leave a small circle in the
middle of the poster board. Let dry for 20 minutes.
pumpkin seeds red and let dry.
navy beans in the center.
with urethane, if desired.
- Glue a
saftey pin on back.