Instructions

  1. Sand wooden birdhouse. Wipe with tack cloth.
  2. Use flat paintbrush and black paint to base-coat roof and base. Let dry. Repeat if necessary for complete coverage. Use flat paintbrush and choice of color to base-coat walls. Let dry. Repeat if necessary for complete coverage.
  3. Measure rooftop sides. Cut one piece of card stock to fit each side of the rooftop. Use a thin layer of decoupage glue to adhere card stock pieces to rooftop sides. Let dry.
  4. Use sponge brush to coat roofline edges with a thin layer of decoupage glue. Sprinkle on black glitter until it fully covers glue area. Shake off excess glitter. Let dry. Repeat process to cover birdhouse base with glitter.
  5. Use sponge brush to coat each Halloween stamp with a thin layer of black paint. To transfer image, press each paint-covered stamp gently onto birdhouse front wall at desired placement. Let paint dry between each stamping.
  6. Use flat paintbrush to apply varnish to walls of birdhouse. Let dry. Repeat if necessary for complete coverage.

Birdhouse Halloween Crafts Photo by Country Woman Magazine