DIY Spring Pillowcase

May 05, 2020

DIY Spring Pillowcase

Finding incredible pillows for spring isn't always easy, so why not create your own! 

In this A Makers' Studio tutorial we're going to show you how to create your very own DIY pillowcases with ease. 

Note: Materials used for this project are listed at the bottom of the page. 

DIY Spring Pillowcase Instructions:

Step 1: Begin by placing a dab of each Gel Art Ink onto a scrap piece of cardboard.

Preparing Gel Art Ink | A Makers' Studio | DIY Project

Step 2: Then, using your Foam Dome Brush, in an up-down motion begin loading the brush with a mixture of colors.

Mixing Gel Art Ink With A Foam Paint Brush | A Makers' Studio

Step 3: Using the same up-down motion, apply the ink to the Wreath Stencil.

Applying Gel Art Ink To Stamps | A Makers' Studio | DIY Tutorial

Step 4: Very carefully place the stamp straight down onto the pillowcase, laying it down from the top of the case and keeping the top in line with the bottom.

Using A Makers' Studio Stamps With Gel Art Ink | DIY Tutorial

Step 5: Gently press along the black outline of the stamp.

Placing Pressure On A Makers' Studio Stamps | DIY Tutorial

Step 6: Then carefully lift the stamp straight up.

Step 7: Repeat the steps using a second Wreath Section and flipping it so that it hangs off the bottom of the case.

Stamping A Pillow Case With Gel Art Ink | A Makers' Studio

Step 8: Continue the pattern across the whole pillowcase, giving an illusion of stripes.

DIY Pillow Cover For Spring | A Makers' Studio

Allow to dry for at least 2 hours, then use a hot iron (no steam) to set the ink.

Now you have your very own custom pillowcase for spring! 

Ready to get started on your DIY Spring Pillowcase? 

Here are the A Makers' Studio products used in the tutorial...

Gel Art Ink – Well I Declare

Gel Art Ink – Blowin’ Up A Storm

Gel Art Ink – Grass Is Always Greener

Clear Stamp – Wreath Sections

Foam Dome Brush

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