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DIY Kids Hand Prints Pillow for Mom

SoSoft® Fabric Paint

DIY Kids Hand Prints Pillow for Mom
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DIY Kids Hand Prints Pillow for Mom

designed by Allee Marderosian

Create little hand print flowers with SoSoft Fabric Paint to personalize a pillow for mom

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Learn more about SoSoft® Fabric Paint.

SUPPLIES

SoSoft® Fabric Paint

  • Avocado Green (DSS19)
  • Baby Pink Deep (DSS57)
  • Dark Rose (DSS94)
  • Glorious Gold (Metallic) (DSM19)
  • Gold Glitz (Glitter) (DSSFG03)
  • Lamp Black (DSS24)
  • Lavender (DSS12)

Other supplies

  • paper towels
  • #0 round brush
  • small flat brush
  • 18x18 pillow cover
  • paint palette or paper plate
  • 1in brush

INSTRUCTIONS

NOTE: To stuff pillow use Poly-Fil stuffing or an 18x18 pillow form.

  1. Gather supplies from the list.
    Step 0 Example
  2. On paper plate squeeze out SoSoft Fabric Paint. Shake paint well before use.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Using a large flat brush help child paint one hand.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Press hand firmly down on pillow form surface.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Repeat this step for desired amount of children's handprints.
    Step 4 Example
  6. Space handprints out as desired.
    Step 5 Example
  7. Let dry.
    Step 6 Example
  8. Underneath each handprint draw a "stem".
    Step 7 Example
  9. Add leaves to them stem.
    Step 8 Example
  10. Using a round brush fill in stems with Avocado Green SoSoft fabric paint. Let dry.
    Step 9 Example
  11. Use round brush to outline stems and leaves with Lamp Black SoSoft fabric paint. Let dry.
    Step 10 Example
  12. Write out "we love you mom". *Pattern provided if you need a helping hand!
    Step 11 Example
  13. Using a round brush, fill in lettering "we love you" with Lamp Black SoSoft fabric paint.
    Step 12 Example
  14. Using round brush fill in "mom" with Glorious Gold SoSoft fabric paint. Let dry.
    Step 13 Example
  15. Using round brush add some sparkle for mom, with Gold Glitz SoSoft fabric paint. Let dry.
    Step 14 Example
  16. Using the small flat brush outline "mom" with Lamp Black SoSoft fabric paint.
    Step 15 Example
  17. Finish off by signing names to each handprint flower.
    Step 16 Example

HELPFUL HINTS

Be sure to rinse brushes between use of different colors.