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Paper Quill Picture Frame

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Paper Quill Picture Frame CIY Video Poster Frame
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Turn a cereal box into a DIY picture frame with paint and paper quill embellishments. It’s an upcycled craft idea that makes a fun DIY cardboard picture frame!

Supplies:

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Paper Quill Picture Frame Craft Kit Features 2 (2.5 oz) Model Magic Packs in Blue & Red, 4 (0.5 oz) Model Magic Packs in Green, White, Black & Yellow, 1 No-Run Washable School Glue, 6 Acrylic Paints, and 4 Paint Brushes. " (Default Alternate Text: "DIY PICTURE FRAME CRAFT KIT: Features 96 Construction Paper Sheets, 6 Acrylic Paints, 4 Paint Brushes, 1 Blunt Tip Scissors, 1 No-Run Washable School Glue.

Craft Kit supplies pictured above. Additional supplies may be needed.

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Steps:

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Model Magic Easter Egg Ornaments Step 1

1 With scissors, cut out a picture frame shape on the cereal box to your desired size.

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Model Magic Easter Egg Ornaments Step 2

2 Mix blue and white paint in the cup with a craft stick, then paint the plain side of the frame. Let dry 1-2 hours. Paint a second coat. Dry again 1-2 hours.

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Model Magic Easter Egg Ornaments Step 3

3 While paint dries, cut different colors of construction paper into strips and cut 1 folded newspaper sheet into strips.

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Model Magic Easter Egg Ornaments Step 4

4 Snip a small slit into the paper straw.

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Model Magic Easter Egg Ornaments Step 5

5 Slide a construction paper strip into the slit, then wrap it around the straw and adhere the other end with glue. Repeat with a newspaper strip and as many construction paper strips as desired.

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Model Magic Easter Egg Ornaments Step 6

6 Repeat Step 5 to make enough paper quills to cover all or part of the frame.

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Model Magic Easter Egg Ornaments Step 7

7 Glue the paper quills to the painted frame, let dry, and display!

CIY Staff Tips:

  • Experiment with other colors of paint to customize your picture frame!
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