To wrap a Styrofoam ball with fabric, secure football-shaped pieces of fabric to it using straight pins or glue. This method completely covers the foam without any bulky folds in the fabric. Use this technique to make ornate ball decorations for Christmas or other special events.
To make a tulle pom pom, cut out a long strip of tulle, and as you hand sew a running stitch down the center, bunch up the tulle at the knotted end. The width of the strips determines the size of the pom pom.Full Answer >
Handmade pottery mugs are produced through a seven-part process that utilizes a potter's wheel, a kiln, clay, water, pottery tools and a glaze that helps to protect the finished mug from cracking.Full Answer >
Build a simple model pyramid using cardboard. The length of the project depends on the size and amount of detail you put in the pyramid, but should take no more than an hour to complete and a few hours for the glue to dry. You need cardboard, sand, a pencil, a ruler, tape, glue, a bowl and a spoon.Full Answer >
To melt a glass bottle in a kiln, place it on a kiln shelf, gradually raise the kiln temperature to 1425 degrees Fahrenheit and cool the bottle until it is safe to touch. This 18-hour procedure requires a kiln, safety gloves, kiln shelf paper, water, soap, a razor blade and paper towels.Full Answer >