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Monsoon Mobile | Mixed Media

By Pattie

Difficulty Level Intermediate
Monsoon Mobile | Hobbyideas
Make a Monsoon Mobile with raindrops crafted in a quilling style to hang where it catches soft breezes.
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how to do it yourself

STEP 1
Monsoon Mobile - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

Gather several colors of blue scrapbook paper, heavy wire, thread, scissors, hole punch and tape.

STEP 2
Monsoon Mobile - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

Join ends of wire with tape, to form a circle.
Cover tape with ribbon, holding in place with glue.

STEP 3
Monsoon Mobile - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

Cut scrapbook paper into 1-inch widths.

STEP 4
Monsoon Mobile - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

Cut strips into 4 lengths; 4”, 6”, 8”, and 10”.

STEP 5
Monsoon Mobile - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

Squeeze drops of glue to ends of the four strips.

STEP 6
Monsoon Mobile - Step 6 | Hobbyideas

Join ends of one 4” strip together, then place a 6” strip around it, then place the 8” strip around those two, and finish the raindrop by placing the 10” strip around all of them.
Clip ends together until dry.

STEP 7
Monsoon Mobile - Step 7 | Hobbyideas

Repeat Step 6 until you have the desired number of raindrops for mobile.
Let dry.
Remove clips.

STEP 8
Monsoon Mobile - Step 8 | Hobbyideas

Punch single holes in the top of raindrops.
Tie thread in the top of each raindrop.

STEP 9
Monsoon Mobile - Step 9 | Hobbyideas

Tie the top of mobile with 3 lengths of ribbon as seen in photo.
Tie raindrops to mobile as desired.

you will need

Fevicol MR, Scrap Book Paper, Heavy Wire, Thread, Ribbon, Scissors, Tape, Hole Punch

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Fevicol Mr Easy Flow

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4.75 Inch Childs Plastic Safety Scissor

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A4 Satin Finish Paper 10 Sheet

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