How to Alter LOVE Wooden Piece & Deconstruct Chipboard

Create this wooden LOVE project with the February Swirlydoos project add on. Learn how to deconstruct your chipboard pieces to add more interest to your projects.

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How to Alter LOVE  Wooden Piece & Deconstruct Chipboard
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First cover the front and back with gesso or the paint included in the project add on.

First cover the front and back with gesso or the paint included in the project add on.

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I used the paint included in the add on.

I used the paint included in the add on.

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Then, I used spray adhesive to adhere a 12 x 12 sheet of patterned paper from the main kit to the front of the LOVE. I sanded the edges.

Then, I used spray adhesive to adhere a 12 x 12 sheet of patterned paper from the main kit to the front of the LOVE. I sanded the edges.

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Next, I let the chipboard angel soak in warm water for about 5 minutes. Then, I pulled apart the layers of her wings so she looked like this. I used my embossing gun to dry her at this point.

Next, I let the chipboard angel soak in warm water for about 5 minutes. Then, I pulled apart the layers of her wings so she looked like this. I used my embossing gun to dry her at this point.

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Now, I used Glimmer mist to cover her all in one color. I made sure to spray in between all the layers of her wings, too.

Now, I used Glimmer mist to cover her all in one color. I made sure to spray in between all the layers of her wings, too.

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Then, hit her with the embossing gun again to dry.

Then, hit her with the embossing gun again to dry.

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Now, I dabbed randomly with the Emboss It Dabber.

Now, I dabbed randomly with the Emboss It Dabber.

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Sprinkle with Ultra Thick Embossing powder in bronze.

Sprinkle with Ultra Thick Embossing powder in bronze.

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I even hit the layers with the Emboss It Dabber and the embossing powder.

I even hit the layers with the Emboss It Dabber and the embossing powder.

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Now, use the embossing gun to melt the powder. I repeated this step again to get her to look like this.

Now, use the embossing gun to melt the powder. I repeated this step again to get her to look like this.

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See how her wings are really 3-D?

See how her wings are really 3-D?

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Now, I attached her to the piece and added some burlap flowers along with some pink flowers and a metal heart. I cut some card stock leaves using the Prima Forest leaves die.

Now, I attached her to the piece and added some burlap flowers along with some pink flowers and a metal heart. I cut some card stock leaves using the Prima Forest leaves die.

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Here's another view.

Here's another view.

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Here's a view of the "E" embellished with the flowers and a Prima metal butterfly. I hit the flowers with some Prima Glimmer Glaze in Pink Lady from my stash.

Here's a view of the "E" embellished with the flowers and a Prima metal butterfly. I hit the flowers with some Prima Glimmer Glaze in Pink Lady from my stash.

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For the circle chipboard piece I used some black dimensional paint from a previous kit and then sprinkled some bronze embossing powder, hit it with the embossing gun. Then layered the flowers.

For the circle chipboard piece I used some black dimensional paint from a previous kit and then sprinkled some bronze embossing powder, hit it with the embossing gun. Then layered the flowers.

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Here's a close up of the flower cluster. I hit the flowers with the Prima Glimmer Glaze here, too. A wooden Prima piece was tucked in the top and a Prima resin piece was tucked underneath.

Here's a close up of the flower cluster. I hit the flowers with the Prima Glimmer Glaze here, too. A wooden Prima piece was tucked in the top and a Prima resin piece was tucked underneath.

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I added a Prima metal heart along the top & a few more smaller flowers to complete the cluster w/ some more Prima forest leaves. I cut apart the Prima Say It in Pearls piece & tucked in a few swirls.

I added a Prima metal heart along the top & a few more smaller flowers to complete the cluster w/ some more Prima forest leaves. I cut apart the Prima Say It in Pearls piece & tucked in a few swirls.

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Thank you for taking a peek!

Thank you for taking a peek!

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