Glitter Pencil Sign

Back to School Glittering Sign


August is here and that brings with it all the fun of back to school. School might be a little different this year, but that doesn't mean we can't enjoy some back to school crafting. This week we want to share with you a pencil craft sure to get you in the back to school spirit.


We've taken the guess work out of this cool idea with our pencil pack. It contains all of the glitters needed to create your own pencil sign. It could easily be made into a name plate too. 


Click the link below to see the tutorial and create this fun gift for your favorite teachers, to decorate you home, or just for fun!




Supplies


  1. Glitter
  2. Fence pickets or Pencil shaped cutout Mod Podge Fabric
  3. Triple-Thick Clear Glaze or Epoxy / Resin Paintbrush or Foam brush
  4. Painters tape (or other wide tape)
  5. Plate or bowls 



Instructions


Step 1: 
Prepare

Tape off each section for the different glitter colors.


Use a zigzag pattern for the sharpened pencil look.


Pour dime size amount of Mod Podge Fabric onto a plate or bowl.

Step 2: Create


Dip the brush into Mod Podge and apply a generous, even layer to the pencil, working in only one section at a time.


Sprinkle glitter onto Mod Podged area.


Allow Mod Podge to dry

Add a second layer, if needed, by applying Mod Podge over glittered area and sprinkling glitter onto Mod Podge


Remove any tape added from completed section and allow to dry


Repeat above steps for each section of the pencil to get your overall desired look 

Step 3: Get Crafty

Once dried add a layer of Triple-Thick Clear Glaze or Epoxy / Resin to “seal” in all the glittery goodness


Allow to fully dry, approximately 24 hours 

Finishing the look



Embellish the sign with a vinyl decal of your teacher's name, classroom or grade level!

 



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