Vintage Postcard Art

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Ah, Paris! Even if you aren’t visiting the City of Light any time soon, our vintage post card art craft will help you get into a Parisian mood…no passport required.  With recycling always a big focus in our house, we love turning re-purposed postcards into mini works of art.

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What you will need:

Old postcards

Glitter

Glue

Stickers

Instructions:

Step 1: Have your kids decide which elements of the postcard they want to redesign with glitter.

Step 2: Cover the area with a layer of glue.

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Step 3: Sprinkle glitter liberally over the section.

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Step 4: Shake off excess glitter.

Step 5: Repeat steps 3 and 4 with each section of your postcard you want to make “pop”!

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Step 6: For extra special touches, try gold stickers or cut out shapes.

Enjoy!

4 comments responses to "Vintage Postcard Art"

  • There’s so many ways you can go with a craft like this. Love it!

    posted by: Jay on January 7, 2014

  • This is a great idea. A nice way to get your kids excited for a trip.

    posted by: Joanna on December 30, 2013

  • I would have never thought of this– adorable.

    posted by: Penelope on December 30, 2013

  • What a cute idea!

    posted by: Gloria on December 30, 2013