The Easter might be over but the Spring has just begun and we will continue to celebrate the season 🙂
I have always admire sun catchers, there is something special about the light going through the colourful hand crafted pieces.
We have done some in the past, this time I had something else in my mind…
Stained glass effect and mess free 😉For this we use Sharpie felt tip pens.
Any permanent pens are great for this project, but these comes in so many colours!
We absolutely love them, you can get a nice deal
For the window we use a tracing paper, like
I made a simple printable for you to make things easier!
Just click the link below, or draw shapes yourself instead.
Now lets have a look how we did it!
Cut out the shapes out of printable and then tracing paper too.
I wanted our catchers to be double sided, your choice 😉
Glue tracing paper to one of the shapes and start to draw your patterns.
Use the black pen first then colour it in.
Glue on the other shape so they both black(optional).
I am not worry about the white edges too much as they will not be seen when placed in the window 😉
After my prototype was done I get Ela to have some fun and make few catchers too 🙂
I only decide to make black patterns sharper so I redo them on the other side of tracing paper.
And more 🙂
When finish you can stuck them into plants in the window using bamboo skewers.
Or simply tape them onto window.
We have tutorial for that wind chime at the back
Yep, British grey sky before the storm looks so much better now 😛
Then Ela decide to stick the
Make yours, have fun!