Framed Spider Web

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Create crafts that are chic, original and even scary!

Instructions:

1. Set your hot glue gun to low temperature, if possible, and glue the plastic eyes to the frame. (It is preferable to use a wooden frame since a resin frame could melt when it comes into contact with the hot glue.)

2. Measure out a double length of yarn and attach one end to the back of the frame with a spot of hot glue. Reinforce the yarn by coating it with glue, and let dry.

3. Extend the yarn across the frame and glue the other end. Repeat by placing 5 or 6 lengths diagonally across the frame, being sure to have only one point of intersection. Wrap each length around the intersecting strands to create a more defined and solid central point.

4. Take a very long strand of yarn and fold it in half. Make a lark’s head knot using this strand of yarn and one of the strands attached to the frame, as close as possible to the moulding. (Lark’s head knot: the strand folded in half forms a loop at the fold. Place this loop under the strand attached to the frame. Pass the other end over the attached strand, and through the loop. Pull to create a knot.)

5. Pull the strand toward the right and wrap it around the next strand crossing the frame. Still toward the right, wrap the next strands one at a time, gradually approaching the centre. (It is also possible to make a knot to reinforce the intersection.)

6. Thread a few spider-shaped buttons through the long strand of yarn and place them wherever you like on the web. 

7. Wrap a last bit of yarn around the centre of the web and make a final knot. Cut the excess yarn.

8. Hang the frame on the wall as a decoration and pin small candy bags to it to give it a practical purpose.

You will need:

  • Wooden frame
  • Plastic eyes
  • Hot glue gun
  • Hot glue
  • Yarn
  • Spider-shaped buttons
  • Small candy bags
  • Small clothes pins

Used in This Project

Framed Spider Web

Thermostick mini glue gun

M160E

$10.99

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Framed Spider Web

MDF Canvas Frame – Black

V81059Z

Available in 7 Sizes

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Framed Spider Web

MDF Canvas Frame – Black

V81059Z0810

  • 8 X 10 IN
  • WITH OR WITHOUT LINER: WITHOUT
$23.99

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Framed Spider Web

MDF Canvas Frame – Black

V81059Z0912

  • 9 X 12 IN
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$24.99

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Framed Spider Web

MDF Canvas Frame – Black

V81059Z1012

  • 10 X 12 IN
  • WITH OR WITHOUT LINER: WITHOUT
$24.99

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Framed Spider Web

MDF Canvas Frame – Black

V81059Z1216

  • 12 X 16 IN
  • WITH OR WITHOUT LINER: WITHOUT
$28.99

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Framed Spider Web

MDF Canvas Frame – Black

V81059Z1418

  • 14 X 18 IN
  • WITH OR WITHOUT LINER: WITHOUT
$29.99

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Framed Spider Web

MDF Canvas Frame – Black

V81059Z1620

  • 16 X 20 IN
  • WITH OR WITHOUT LINER: WITHOUT
$31.99

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Framed Spider Web

MDF Canvas Frame – Black

V81059Z1824

  • 18 X 24 IN
  • WITH OR WITHOUT LINER: WITHOUT
$34.99

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Framed Spider Web

Googly Eyes-Assorted Sizes

DG37200

$1.99

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Framed Spider Web

Thermostick sticks

LDC425

  • 4 IN
$5.49

2 business days

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