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Dogster DIY: Make a Valentine’s Day Doggie Box and Cards

Break out your crafting equipment as a result of this Valentine’s Day you’re going to make a lovely doggie field and some canine-themed playing cards. You can do it!

Doghouse Valentine’s Day field

What you’ll want

  • Unfinished picket birdhouse (to be had at craft retail outlets or on-line)
  • Acrylic paint (any colours you want)
  • Wood stain (not obligatory)
  • Small foam brush
  • Small paintbrush
  • Colored cardstock paper
  • Tape or glue

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Choose a birdhouse design with a slot to slip valentines thru (just like the wood fence at the space I used).

Instructions

Paint the birdhouse with a small foam brush or paintbrush. I used 3 paint colours: white, black, and cement. For the roof, I used picket stain, however you’ll be able to use acrylic paint.

For the canine, bone, and center cutouts, I used a Cricut system and the Create a Critter cartridge with coloured cardstock paper. You too can draw them freehand or use a elementary stencil. Tape or glue them onto the doghouse.

Doggie valentines

Now that your canine has a position to position his valentines, make a particular one only for him.

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What you’ll want

  • Colored cardstock paper
  • Tape or glue
  • Self-adhesive wiggle eyes
  • Black pen

Instructions

You will want the next shapes:

  • three hearts: 1 small (nostril), 1 medium, 1 massive
  • 2 circles: 1 massive (head) and 1 small (mouth)
  • 2 curved triangles (ears)
  • 2 semicircles (paws)

Draw shapes freehand or use a elementary stencil. Cut and collect. Tape or glue items in combination. Use the self-adhesive wiggle eyes for eyes. Decorate canine with pen or adorn with virtually the rest (markers, paint, glitter, stickers). You too can alternate the shapes, upload spots, and create other canine breeds. Get inventive!

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