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Friends of mine are adopting a Korean boy and I made these luminaries as an accent for the baby shower. I thought it was a great twist on the traditio...
Cut the top off of a standard lunch bag. I just cut enough off to square ot off and give it a clean edge.
Here I used a pen and square to mark out where I wanted the holes to be. I marked in 3/4" from the sides and about 4-1/2" tall. I made sure that there...
Here I used an X-acto knife and a straight edge to cut along the lines I just made. Keep in mind that how these bags are folded, you are also removing...
Using the Internet and Adobe Illustrator, I found the characters I was looking for (joy, luck, etc.). I imported them into Illustrator, put them in a ...
Using a glue stick, I applied glue around the edge of the window and then lined up my new windows pressing them into place.
I saved a large window for last. Because it's now really tight to get your hand in there to make sure you're applying glue in the right place, I flipp...
Just make sure that you align them properly. I didn't want any of the characters to be upside down!
Here's one almost finished. Five more to go.
I used standard tea lights and put about two to three cups of play sand in the pottom of the bags.
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Posted:Jul 15, 2006
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