Jun 26, 2013

Therm O Web Kids Crafts

As a scrapbooker, I have a lot of supplies in my stash. But there are two supplies that I tend to have heaps of and don't mind sharing if it means keeping the kids busy for a while. Buttons and ribbons. Kids can do lots with both!

And what is the one thing that makes playing with my supplies a mess free venture? Therm O Web Adhesives of course!

Gone are the days of white drippy craft glue stuck on the table or carpet. Bring on some Therm O Web Zots™ and Sticky Lines and the kids can adhere buttons and trim to just about anything! Here my daughter made a BFF frame with a button and ribbon collage on it:

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We started with a blank wood frame, Therm O Web Zots™ in Medium, pieces of trim the width of the frame and an assortment of buttons.
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I helped her cut the Sticky Lines down to the width of the frame with non stick scissors and then she started laying them down on the frame.
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Once she had the frame covered with Sticky Lines, she removed the cover of the adhesive and started laying down ribbons.
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After all the Sticky Lines were covered, it was time to fill in the gaps with buttons. She placed the buttons on Zots™...
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and stuck them down on the frame.
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When the frame was covered with buttons, she adhered the chipboard letter stickers.
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Since the letter stickers were pretty old, she used some Small Therm O Web Zots™ to make sure they stayed put!
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The nice thing about a project like this is that it doesnt require a lot of planning or design work to make it look cute. The randomness and sheer quantity of buttons makes this frame a fun addition to her room!
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:) Rebecca


  1. adorable and fun project. she did a GREAT job :)

  2. Such a pretty frame and so easy too! TFS!

  3. LOVE it!!! I think I might let Jordan try this, this summer too! Thanks for the great idea!~

  4. OK now that's really cool mu eldest would love this, think Im going to try it!