Since we're on the theme of paper mache, I thought I'd show you a simple paper mache vase project that's perfect for summer crafting, as well as Shavuos! And it's a great way to use all those cute tiny bottles from medicine, yogurt, vanilla etc. And once you've finished your paper mache vases, you can fill them with tiny summer flowers for a super sweet seasonal display.
- recycled plastic bottles from food or medicine
- newspaper for paper mache
- metallic gold paint
- images from napkins or paper for decoupaged details
- beads or ribbon to cover the bottle neck
How To:Wash and dry bottles. Cover bottles with several layers of paper mache and set aside to dry. Paint with metallic gold paint and set aside to dry. Apply small designs with decoupage.