Riot Art & Craft show us how to make a gift from the heart that your Mum will truly appreciate!
Want to give your Mum a gift from the heart? Nothing says I Love You Mum more than a gift that was made from scratch.
So have a go at making this beautiful Mother's Day breakfast tray. Riot Art & Craft show us how to spoil your Mum...
Art Star Blackboard Paint
Art Culture Foam Paint Roller with Tray
Artist First Choice Round Paint Brush Size 11
Artist First Choice Unprimed Roll of Canvas
Carnival Arts & Crafts Polyester Fibre Filling
Jo Sonja’s Aqua Acrylic Paint
Urban Artist Petite Stencil – Floral Print
Carnival Arts & Crafts PVA Glue
Tim & Tess Chalk
Art Culture Masking Tape 48mm x 50m
Hobby Line Sponge Dabber Brush
Boxboard 500gsm (cut to same size as tray)
A Breakfast tray
1) Using your foam roller, apply two coats of Art Star Blackboard Paint to the inside of your breakfast tray. Paint the exposed sides of the tray with the Jo Sonja’s aqua paint.
2) Take a large piece of unprimed canvas. Place your tray on the canvas, and then cut around, allowing approximately 15cm around each edge. Start applying your ﬂoral paaern in a Kled layout across th canvas, by dabbing the sponge with paint onto the stencil on the fabric. Leave to dry.
3) Cut a piece of boxboard to the size of the tray, and cover with an even layer of polyester filling, around 10cm. Wrap the canvas over the polyester filling, tucking in and securing to the underside of the cardboard to create neat corners. Hold the underside in place with masking tape. When you come to the last edge, ensure that the filling is even and corners are filled with stuffing, before you tape the last edge down.
4) Apply Carnival Arts & Crafts PVA glue across the cardboard side, ensuring there is coverage in the centre and close to the edges (but not so close you get an overflow). Place your tray on top, then leave overnight to dry, with a heavy book to enure it hold tight.
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