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Knight’s Armor

Whether he’s playing with his imagination or enjoying a themed birthday party this Knight’s Armor will provide hours of fun.

Supplies

Foam
   3 Sheets 9" X 12" Black Foam
  1 Sheet 9" X 12" Grey Foam
4 OZ Iridescent Glitter Glue
4 OZ Gold Spray glitter
Black ultra fine glitter
3/4" Gold paper fasteners
White cardstock
5mm Purple rhinestones
Black, gold metallic, silver metallic acrylic paints
Small sea sponge
#10 Flat brush
Tacky glue

Instructions

Click on Printables and print out patterns.

Cut two  2" x 12" strips out of one piece of black foam. Cut neck opening out of one short end of 9" x 12" piece of black foam using pattern. This is the breastplate. Sponge black, gold and silver paint onto cut foam pieces. Spray with gold glitter.
 
Cut two 2" circles from black foam and paid gold. Cut two 1" circles from black foam. 
 
Cut shield from fray foam using pattern. Print dragon. Cut out and paste onto shield. Apply black glitter glue to dragon. While still wet, sprinkle with black glitter. Shake off excess and let dry.  

Attach shield to breastplate using four paper fasteners.
 
Push one paper fastener through one black foam circle, one painted foam circle, one end of foam strap and top of breastplate. Using another paper fastener, attach strap to remaining black foam sheet.
 
Repeat step five to attach the other strap. See photo for placement.

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View From The Fridge

Katie is the writer and creator of View From The Fridge. She is also the mom to two adorable little boys (and another baby on the way), and wife to a great guy! She loves to craft, decorate, dream up projects for her home, and she’s learning to love to cook (though not there quite yet). She started View From The Fridge in the fall of 2013. Katie also enjoys coffee, a good glass of wine or beer (when she’s not expecting!), running, and anything outside. She lives in Minnesota and takes full advantage of the wonderful (but short) summer season outside with her family.

Patterns, Templates and Printables

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