Valentines Magnetic Tic Tac Toe GAME~ from a cake pan!

WHAT DO YOU DO ON A RAINY COLD DAY??? well you can’t bake because of your strict diet, and you don’t want to go out in the rain… so you CRAFT! I was desperate to make something. I opened up my pan drawer and pulled out a cheap round baking pan…….

HOW TO: I used the pan and traced a circle to the back of the scrap paper I liked, to place on the bottom of the pan. Then I used red glittery tissue paper decoupaged to the inside rim of the pan. I also decoupaged the scrappaper to the bottom of the pan. NOTE: use your mod podge on both the bottom of the pan, back of paper and over paper. For the tissue paper just smear it on the pan and then gently over the tissue paper. I then used some pink acrylic paint I had and a round sponge, and sponge dotted the top rim with it. I let everything dry while I worked on the game pieces.

for the game pieces, I cut out hearts from my cricut. Then with rub ons I got at Target (at the end of Jan.) in the dollar section I rubbed hearts and xox over the X’s. I used just a marker for the X’s. Then hot glued the magnets to the back of the pieces.

After all the decoupage was done drying, I drew out a tic tac toe board. Its rather difficult with the sides in the way. So as you can see the board is small. I don’t think the kids will mind. 😉

Here is an angle shot so you can see the 3D look it gives you from the magnets!

Propped up for better viewing!

closer shot for ya!

HAPPY CRAFTING! ANY QUESTIONS you can email me on the right hand side I have my email address, or just leave me a comment, and I will get back with ya!

I linked up with Get Your Craft on Thursday from Life as Lori HERE Show off your Stuff from Fireflies and Jellybeans HERE and lastly Tator Tots and Jello for weekend wrap up party HERE

P.S. I would love followers wink wink, my blog is new!!! thnx, HAVE A GREAT VALENTINES!!!!


Comments

  1. I’m so excited for your new blog!!!
    I’ll be sure to update your link!
    Thanks,
    Erika

  2. So so cute. my kids love tic tac toe!

  3. So so cute. my kids love tic tac toe!

  4. This is really cute! I love your new blog ~ lots of creative ideas! Thanks so much for your sweet comments on my blog ~ they are much appreciated!
    Hugs,
    Donna

  5. Seriously, this is SO cute! I wish I was this crafty on a rainy day! 🙂

  6. That is so darn cute! My kids love tic tac toe and this is precious!!
    xoxo
    tia

  7. Aren’t you just sooooo stinkin cute?!!!!! Love it!!

  8. Talk about a super cute idea!!! Thanks so much for sharing, Jen.
    M.L.

  9. What a cute idea! I love it!

  10. OMG!!! That is so cute…. I love it…

    Thanks for joining me for another great party at “Get Your Craft on Thurs.” Please join me next week for another wonderful party..

    Please stop by for a big annoucement Tuesday, the 16th. I’m so excited I’m about to bust…

  11. Hi there cute girl!! I totally forgot to come over and check out your new blog. It is so cute!! I love your tic tac toe board. Shoot, I wish I had remembered before I posted my favorites for this week!!! Love it!!!

    Happy Valentines Day!

    XOXO
    Jen

  12. What a great idea! I love that you used a cake pan. I have so many pans just sitting around that I don’t use to cook in.

  13. I really like this! My thoughts are- with 2 boys ages 2 & 4, anything that is slightly contained is Way Better! I think they would just love something like this. Thanks for sharing.

    Blessings-
    Sarah

  14. Still love it!!! Thanks so much for linking it up my friend!

    XOOX
    Jen

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