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Felt Watering Can

Felt Watering Can

Watering Can Magnet WithFlowers 

Designed by Angie Wilhite

Your kids will love playing with these refrigerator magnets. If you do the project with a child, the adult should do the ironing. 

Materials needed: 

  • Kreinik Very Fine (#4) Braid in 091, 008, 012, 092

  • CPE felt: 10" x 10" #0495 Billiard Green 

  • CPE felt: 3" x 3" #0070 Neon Yellow

  • CPE felt: 6" x 6" #0186 Pink

  • CPE felt: 6" x 6" #0093 Lavender

  • 3" x 6" Pellon® Wonder-Under® transfer fusing web

  • 5" x 10 Pellon® Wonder-Under® transfer fusing web 

  • 4" x 4" Pellon® Craft-Bond®

  • 3" x 6" Pellon® Fusible Fleece

  • 6" x 6" Pellon® Fusible Fleece

  • 3" x 3" Pellon® Sof-Shape® fusible interfacing 

  • 1/2" x 2" magnetic strip 

  • Beacon™ FABRI-TAC™ permanent adhesive 

  • Beacon™ GEM-TAC™ permanent adhesive 

  • Pressing cloth

Instructions for Watering Can Magnet: 

1. Cut green felt into two5" x 10" pieces. Following manufacturer's instructions, apply transferweb to one piece of green felt. Remove paper backing. Apply fusible fleece tothe other piece of green felt. Position felt pieces wrong sides together andfuse. Cut watering can and handle from fused felt. 

2. Following manufacturer'sinstructions, apply fusible interfacing to yellow felt. Apply transfer web toyellow felt. Trace heart pattern on paper side of felt. Cut out heart. Removepaper backing. 

3. Position heart on wateringcan front; fuse. 

4. Blanket-stitch around handleand can with Kreinik Very Fine (#4) Braid in 091 Star Yellow. Blanket stitcharound heart with Kreinik Very Fine (#4) Braid in 008 Green. 

5. Glue handle to can withfabric adhesive. 

6. Glue magnetic strip to wrongside of magnet with jewel adhesive.


Instructions for FolkArt Flower Magnets: 

1. Cut lavender felt intotwo 3" x 3" pieces. Cut pink felt into two 3" x 3" pieces.Following manufacturer's instructions, apply transfer web to one piece oflavender felt and one piece of pink felt. Remove paper backing. Apply fusiblefleece to the other pieces of pink and lavender felt. Position felt pieces wrongsides together. Cover with pressing cloth and fuse. 

2. Blanket-stitch aroundpink flower with purple braid. Blanket-stitch around lavender flower with pinkbraid. 

3. Apply craft-bond® to2" x 2" pink felt and 2" x 2" lavender felt. Trace circlepattern on bonded felt. Cut out circles. Sew pink circle to center of lavenderflower by stitching an 'x' with purple braid. Sew lavender circle to center ofpink flower by stitching an 'x' with pink braid. 

4. Cut magnetic strip intotwo 1/2" x 1 1/4" pieces. Glue a magnetic strip to the back of eachflower.

Clickhere to download the FREE instructions for this design. You will needthe Adobe Reader to view and print this file. If you have trouble downloadingthis file and would like us to send you a printed copy send a #10 SASE to:Watering Can, P.O. Box 1258, Parkersburg, WV 26102.