Today I am sharing with you this beautiful wispy butterfly mobile that I created using faux-quilting stamps, butterflies, and washi tape.
What did I use? Clearsnap inks, Unity Stamps faux quilting stamps, blue jewelry string, crimp tubes, beads, washi tape, wood die cuts, 20 gauge jewelry wire, Beacon Adhesives Quick Grip glue, mirror pendant, and DecoArt Cool White acrylic paint
I proceeded to punch out my butterflies and glue them to the blue stringing wire. Some butterflies were heat embossed but most were not. To secure the wire loops I used a crimp tube to keep everything in place.
I fashioned the armature from wire pieces creating a tripod-type attachment.
The central flower was decorated in washi tape and sealed with DecoArt matte sealer. All flowers were given a coat of this great one-coat sealer. I like using it because it protects your pieces with very low shine.
Lots of fun, right? And what a great way to re-purpose a dream catcher!