7 fun steps to add adventure to your cap (Graduation Cap Design)

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Graduation Cap Design – ADVENTURE

Do you think about ways to stand out on your graduation day? Here’s a step by step tutorial on how to add some pizzazz and personality with a graduation cap design. Be as creative as you want there are no boundaries on expressing yourself. The ideas are endless. Below you’ll find the 7 fun steps to add adventure to your cap.


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Items Needed:

  • Scissors
  • Rhinestones
  • Fabric Glue
  • Fabric Paint
  • Construction paper (black and red)
  • 2″ Stencil Letters
  • Stencil Sponge
  • Shiny/Matte Cap
  • Star Stickers (optional)

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Step 1 – Applying the stencils

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With your stencil and the fabric paint, fill in the open space to create your lettering.

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Your letters should finish up looking like this:

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Step 2 – Forming the house structure

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Take your scissor and cut (1) triangle and (1) square from the red construction paper. Then from the black construction paper cut (1) rectangle and (2) smaller squares.

Step 4 – Building the fly away house

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Glue the body of the house and the roof to the cap.

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Then you are ready to put down the windows and doors. Your cap should finish up looking like this:

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Step 5 – Now, it’s time for your writing

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With a steady hand, take the fabric paint and write out ” is our there.” If this is exceptionally hard for you to do neatly, please feel free to use a small stencil to create the same look.

Step 6 –  Adding the rhinestones (balloons)

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Dab a small amount of fabric glue on the back of the rhinestones. In a half-circle place your rhinestones above the little button. You can make the “balloon” shape as big as you want.  The finished product should look something like this:

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Step 7 – Finishing touch, adding the strings

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Grab your fabric paint again and attach the rhinestone “balloons”  to the house. You can create as many strands as you’d like.


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