Wooden peg with pen pocket to clip your documents that is altered with canvas on one side to hold pens or pencils. It is painted with Tattered angels mists and paints and decorated with a handmade burlap flower, pearls and charms.
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It’s an easy and fun project to make following the instructions below. All materials used are listed below.
- White 10mm pearls and a round metallic bead
- A small piece of canvas 8cm long
- Large wooden peg
- Cardboard baseboard mist – Tattered angels
- Gerber baseboard mist – Tattered angels
- Tattered angels high impact gold paint
- Burlap fringe – ivory
- Natural hemp rope
- 7gypsies wooden stamp – Harlequin background
- Vintage brass heart charm
- 3mm satin ribbon
- Hot glue gun
- Paint brush
- A needle and some thread
Paint the wooden peg with the Cardboard mist. Apply more than one hand to make it darker. Remember to sand it before, in case there is varnish on it.
Take the canvas piece, spray with the mists and using the hot glue gun, attach it on the peg. Now take a pen, place under the canvas and mark where the pen ends, estimating that the pocket should be a little bit tight to hold the pen. Repeat two more times.
Stamp on the wooden peg with the wooden stamp and the light gold high impact paint. Sharpen the details with a brush.
Glue some hemp rope on the edge of the canvas pockets.
Cut a 20cm long piece of fringe. Sew in gaps at one side, pull the thread and form a flower. Lighlty paint with the gerber mist and add charms and pearls. Pearls and charm are sewed here. You can of course hot glue them directly on the flower.
Glue the flower on the wooden peg.