Debbie Hernandez, left, with Lina de Florias (Source: KTVK)
Patriotic bucket (SOurfce: KTVK)
Clothespin wreath (Source: KTVK)
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -
It's the Fourth of July! Check out these ideas for additional seating and crafts courtesy of Debbie Hernandez from Home Depot.
80 clothes pins (2 packages)
2' of #4 or #6 heavy gauge copper wire and electrical tape or a 10" diameter wreath ring.
Red, white and blue paint or spray paint.
Paint pen or foil star stickers.
-Hand paint or spray paint clothes pins (20 blue, 30 white and 30 red) -Bend copper wire around a bucket to create a ring, close ring by wrapping electrical tape around the ends.
-Clip pins around ring, 20 blue then alternate red and white to complete the ring.
-Add foil stars on the blue pins and a bow.
-Hang and enjoy!
1 1/2" Blue Painters Tape
Red and Blue Paint
Paint pen or Foil Star Stickers
-Tape off around 3" down from rim around the bucket (this is where the blue will go) -Tape off stripes with blue tape every 1 1/2", tapering (angling) the stripes towards each other at bottom of the bucket.
-Spray or paint red in between the tape, let dry.
-Pull tape, leave silver in between or retake and paint white. Let dry.
-Re tape a top of stripes below border to spray or hand paint the blue around the border. Let dry.
-Add foil stars or create stars with silver or white paint pen.
-Add flowers, flags, treats, etc. and enjoy!
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