Bird’s Nest Wreath with Eggs

Birds Nest Wreath with eggs

 

Nothing says spring like a bird’s nest wreath filled with cute little Smoothfoam eggs! Learn how to make this spring wreath craft below.

Materials:

14″ Smoothfoam wreath form
3 large Smoothfoam eggs
Craft paints – light blue, brown
Hot glue gun, paint brushes, toothbrush
Twigs/branches
Fine gauge wire

Instructions: 

Use the handle of a paintbrush to gently depress the raised seams on Smoothfoam eggs.  McGeeBirdsNestWreathHOW1

Paint eggs light blue and paint the wreath form brown. Let dry. Use a toothbrush to spatter painted eggs with brown and let dry again.

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Bundle small groups of sticks and twigs with wire, then wire the individual bundles to the painted wreath base, overlapping each other. Begin laying longer branches across center opening of wreath, tucking ends beneath outer branches. Glue the eggs in the center of the nest.

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I am a multi-published mixed-media artist, media spokesperson, educator, project and product designer and more. My style is diverse and ever-evolving and I enjoy experimenting with products and finding unexpected, creative ways to use them. My motto is “dare to be different” and I look forward to the opportunity to share creative ideas here with you!

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