Make it Monday: Heart Party

Are you planning a Valentine’s Day party? Well if you are then, you need some love themed decorations. Instead of buying decorations from a local  party store, create your own heart shaped decor this year. These heart party table toppers are a great way to decorate. Say what you wish at your Valentine party with these over-sized conversation heart table toppers. These toppers were created by one of our talented designers, Julie Lewis. So cute and so simple. See below for all the supplies and instructions on how to make these. Enjoy!

PLAID Supplies

  • FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors – Peach Fuzz, 2 oz.
  • FolkArt ® Extreme Glitter™ – Hologram, 2 oz.
  • Plaid ® Stencils – Value Packs – Letter Stencils – Old School, 1-1/2″
  • FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors – Tickled Pink, 2 oz.
  • FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors – Lipstick Red, 2 oz.
  • FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors – Light Lavender, 2 oz.
  • FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors – Soft Apple, 2 oz.
  • FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors – Wicker White, 2 oz.

Other Supplies

Popsicle sticks, Glue, Toilet tissue tubes, Large and small wood heart shapes, White felt, Red satin ribbon, Styrofoam cones, Flat brush ½”, Stencil brush ¼”, Red large point marker, and Liner brush #1

Instructions

  1. Paint wood hearts in colors shown. Paint four toilet tissue tubes and Popsicle sticks white.
  2. Stencil desired words onto large hearts in red. Use liner brush to paint in stencil bridges.
  3. Write desired words onto small hearts with red marker.
  4. Apply several coats of Hologram glitter over wood hearts, Popsicle sticks and tubes.
  5. Glue small hearts to tubes as shown. Tie red satin ribbon around base of tube with a bow. Fill with party candy.
  6. Cut Styrofoam cone into three sections.
  7. Glue Popsicle sticks to backs of large hearts and insert into each Styrofoam section.
  8. Wrap Styrofoam bases with white felt and tie with red ribbon at top.

 

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