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Designer bird houses

Relive your favourite summer moments with DeSerres!

Instructions:

  1. Draw a circle on the milk or juice carton and cut it out with a utility knife.
  2. Apply the gesso to the milk carton as a base coat and allow to dry.
  3. Fill the palette cups with different colours of gouache.
  4. Paint the milk carton creatively.
  5. Allow to dry completely.
  6. Paint the small branches and glue them to the milk carton along with any other decorative items you wish to use. 
  7. Make a small hole beneath the opening and insert a small branch to create a perch.
  8. Apply varnish to protect your birdhouse from the elements.

You will need:

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