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Picture of Helping Hands Holiday Garland

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Suzie Shinseki

Suzie works as a Senior Designer at iLoveToCreate®. She has been involved with art since childhood, and her passion has continued throughout her life. She honed her natural talents by attending the Academy of Arts in San Francisco on scholarship, art classes at San Jose City College. She works with various media and substrates. You can find her masterpieces on painted signs, murals, people and animal portraiture, mold design, sculptures, ceramic projects and fabric paint designs. Her commercial endeavors include children’s coloring books, illustrative designs for bags, brochures and cards. Her exceptional illustration skills have brought her many jobs as a fashion illustrator for designers in Hong Kong and Hawaii.

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Helping Hands Holiday Garland

Decorate your home this holiday season with some seasonal garland with a little “helping hand” from your children! Kids will love having their hands traced and see their hands transform into a fun decoration when they a little personality with google eyes and glitter.

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Instructions:

1. Position hand on cardstock. Trace outline of hand with pencil. Cut out to create hand pattern. Place cutout pattern on sheet of cardstock and trace around with pencil. You should have 3 handprints on each sheet. Cut out. Continue until you have as many hand cutouts as desired.

2. Punch hole at bottom of palm area to accommodate ribbon for hanging.

3. Use Tacky Glue to adhere google eyes and snowflake or desired embellishment on hand as desired leaving room to write name.

4. Write name and other accents on decorated hand using markers.

5. Squeeze some Glitter Bond on foam plate and tap end of pencil eraser into glue.

6. Stamp onto hands to create dots on hand or fingernails as desired.

7. While wet, sprinkle glitter of choice on dots.  Let dry and shake off excess glitter.

8. String ribbon through holes to create a garland.

 

What you need:

Fine Tip
Tulip® Fashion Glitter® Bond

Miscellaneous:

  • Foam plate
  • Scissors
  • Google eyes
  • Foam snowflakes or embellishment(s) of choice
  • Pencil with new eraser on end
  • Ribbon – width and color of choice
  • Hole punch
  • Cardstock – various colors of choice

Designed By:

http://www.ilovetocreate.com/content/images/thumbs/0048126_250.jpeg

Suzie Shinseki

Suzie works as a Senior Designer at iLoveToCreate®. She has been involved with art since childhood, and her passion has continued throughout her life. She honed her natural talents by attending the Academy of Arts in San Francisco on scholarship, art classes at San Jose City College. She works with various media and substrates. You can find her masterpieces on painted signs, murals, people and animal portraiture, mold design, sculptures, ceramic projects and fabric paint designs. Her commercial endeavors include children’s coloring books, illustrative designs for bags, brochures and cards. Her exceptional illustration skills have brought her many jobs as a fashion illustrator for designers in Hong Kong and Hawaii.

Related Projects: