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Fence with Butterflies

A wooden door sign, bright and friendly in the colors of the season, will welcome your guests with cheer.



Summer Wood Craft - Door Sign - Fence with Butterflies

For this project you will need:

- 4 mm thick plywood
- acrylic paints in the colors of white, dark yellow, orange, purple, red, light green, dark green, light blue, dark blue and black
- 2 cm wooden half bead for the flower center
- sandpaper
- wood glue
- drill with small bit for drilling holes to hang
- thin wire for hanging
- clear outdoor varnish to prevent weathering

Craft Pattern:

Craft Templates - Fence with Butterflies

Butterfly Welcome Sign Template






1. Print your pattern out so that it totally fits your printer paper. Transfer the markings onto the wood and saw out.
2. Paint the pieces in the colors you see in the pictures and add details, such as the spots on the butterfly if you like. Dry brush the edges of all the pieces in a darker color or contrasting color.
3. Assemble and glue the fence together first. Then glue the ivy vine on to the fence. Assemble and glue the butterfly bodies and wings together first and then glue them onto the fence next. Finally glue on the sign and the assembled flower.
4. Drill a hole in each of the top two outside fence slats and insert a wire for hanging.

Wood Craft Tutorials:

Transferring Patterns Onto Wood Tutorial

How to Transfer Patterns Onto Wood Tutorial


Scroll Saw Tutorial

Drybrushing Tutorial

Drybrushing Tutorial


Summer Wood Craft - Door Sign - Fence with Butterflies 2

Summer Wood Craft - Door Sign - Fence with Butterflies 3
A total of 12 pieces have to be cut out for this project and this project can be completed in one day.

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Summer Wood Craft - Door Sign - Fence with Butterflies



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