Making a homemade sunflower themed wedding card box is a wonderful way to add that special touch to your wedding. Sunflowers are a lovely theme for a wedding. This wedding card box makes a great addition to your wedding décor. This article will provide you with detailed instructions for creating a homemade sunflower themed wedding card box.
For this homemade wedding card box you will need a large flower pot, a large piece of cardboard, a pencil, scissors, moss, glue, a small flower pot, foam, and fake sunflowers. If you would like to decorate the pots as well you will also need paint in the colors of your wedding, sponges, and a paper plate. Cover your work area with newspaper to prevent mess.
Start by painting the pots. Pour the paint on the paper plates. Then lightly dab the sponge in the paint. Press it gently to the outside of the pots. Cover the entire outside and about an inch of the inside rim. Allow the paint to dry. Add another layer of different color paint. Allow it to dry. Continue adding paint until you are happy with the color of the flower pots.
Then lay the largest pot upside down on the piece of cardboard. Trace around it with the pencil. Then draw a circle around the first circle that is an inch bigger all around. Then cut along the line of the largest circle. Cut a few slits in the edge of the cardboard from the edge to the line smaller circle. Find the center of the circle. Measure a few inches in from the center of the circle and cut a slit about an inch wide and 6 inches long to allow room to slide a card through.
Push the cardboard circle into the large flower pot. Fold the edge up using the slits for leverage. Add glue to the edge to secure it in place. Place the foam inside the small flower pot. Glue it to the center of the cardboard. Cover the cardboard with moss. Add the fake sunflowers to the foam. Cover the foam with moss. Allow all of the glue to dry and your homemade wedding card box is complete.
A sunflower themed wedding card box is easy to make. It looks great, and it fits in with your sunflower decorations perfectly. Try making this homemade sunflower themed wedding card box for your sunflower themed wedding, and you will be glad you did.