Posted March 20, 2009on:
One of the things I did over spring break was make magnets. I’d seen several sets of instructions on other blogs and they seemed quick enough to provide the instant craft gratification I was looking for. I hit up Hobby Lobby and Michael’s in the morning, then hunkered down that afternoon to drink tea, watch the rain, and make magnets.
I hot-glued scrapbook paper to wooden disks, then painted on some gloss glaze when the glue dried. I started hot-glueing round magnets on the backs, but realized the glaze was still wet enough that I was leaving fingerprints, so I finished up with the magnets the next day. This is what all the flat surfaces in the “office” looked like: