Spring Party Hanging Lanterns and Bird Cages

  • Difficulty Rating: Beginner
Spring Party Hanging Lanterns and Bird Cages

A cluster of tissue-covered paper lanterns and bird cages are festive and whimsical décor hung in a cluster for a spring party. These are made easily thanks to Fuse Creativity System®

Yellow Lanterns:
1. Run yellow tissue paper through Fuse using scalloped circle die. You can fit a LOT of layers of tissue paper at once for speed.
2. Place the eraser end of a pencil at the center of a tissue paper circle and scrunch circle up around pencil.

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3. Using low-temp hot glue gun, press center of scrunched circle onto lantern using pencil end to avoid burning fingers. Begin at top of lantern and adhere circles in rows until entire lantern is covered.

Beginning at bottom of paper lantern, adhere halves in overlapping rows using extra strength glue stick.

Green Lanterns:
1. Run lime green tissue paper through Fuse using mirror die. You can fit a LOT of layers of tissue paper at once for speed.
2. Cut each in half (cut a stack at once using scissors).
3. Beginning at bottom of paper lantern, adhere halves in overlapping rows using extra strength glue stick.
4. Continue up lantern in rows until filled.
View full instructions to create felt, stuffed birds and wire bird cages to hang with lanterns here: Whimsical Birdcage.

Supply List

Colored tissue paper

Pencil

Paper Lanterns