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Zoo Friends Mobile

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21500

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Print Idea

Overview

Are you expecting or you know someone who is expecting? This project is the perfect gift for their little ones bedroom.

Themes: Animals, New Baby

Sizzix Die(s) Used

  • Sizzix Bigz Die – Zoo Friends
  • Sizzix Accessory - Glue Gun
  • Sizzix Surfacez - Cardstock Sheets, 80PK (20 Colors)
  • Sizzix Accessory - Glue Sticks, Clear, 12PK

Instructions

Other Supplies: Embroidery Thread (Gray), Liquid Adhesive, Wire, Wooden Dowels

  1. Die-cut out of desired cardstock colors all the elements from the Zoo Friends die so that you have 4 of each element.
  2. Layer up the die-cuts to form the details of each animal, adhere as you go.
  3. Next adhere grey embroidery thread onto the back of 1 of each colored animal shape, making sure to leave enough thread to hang the shapes later.
  4. With the other remaining die-cuts, match them to their correct shape and color and adhere them to the back of the first die-cut to disguise the thread.
  5. Do the same with the hearts as you did with the animals, adhering the hearts back to back along the thread where you wish.
  6. To create the floating hearts which the elephants are holding, take your wire and sandwich a small piece in-between two hearts of the same shape and color.
  7. Take the other end of the wire and secure it between the 2 layers of the die-cut elephants trunk.
  8. Hot glue the two wooden dowels together in a ‘X’ shape.
  9. Finally, knot each thread to the wooden dowels, making sure to stagger the lengths of the threads and in doing so the height of the animals.