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Cardinal bulb

Posted by fredia (My Page) on
Sat, Dec 15, 07 at 15:20

Several months ago someone posted a picture of light bulbs painted like a cardinal.I would love to paint one for my son but can't remember exactly how she did it. would really appreciate a picture.


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RE: Cardinal bulb

Maybe this is the post you are lookinfg for.
oddie

http://ths.gardenweb.com/forums/load/crafts/msg1209494713742.html


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RE: Cardinal bulb

Yep, I was the one who posted about the cardinals.

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I made 24 for an ornament exchange that I go to. They were a big hit, they certainly show off well on a Christmas tree!

Let me know if you have any questions or if I can help you.


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RE: Cardinal bulb

Love the cardinals, Flamingo, would you mind posting the patterns for the faces you do on them and also how you make the hats. Thanks


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RE: Cardinal bulb

The hats are a tube sewn of ribbed knitting, available at most fabric shops. Sew a tube, roll up the bottom and glue into place, place over the bulb end and tie it off. Simple, really. The faces I copied from the book, Watts Next, by Sandy Holman.


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