4th of July - Patriotic Crafts

Patriotic Repurposed Clock Case

Don't toss a broken wall clock! Find out how to use Glue Dots® to turn a clock case into patriotic art for the 4th of July.

Made by: Danielle Hunter
Time: Approximately 1 hour 30 minutes (not including drying time)
Level: Beginner/Intermediate

Here's what you need:


Here's what you do:

Apply magenta paint to case and heart, white paint to clock face and stars, cyan paint to circle.

Add 2-3 coats of paint, with drying time in between coats.

Use Glue Dots Advanced Strength Double-Sided Sheets to attach circle to center of clock face.


Adhere stars to circle with Craft Glue Dots.


Create a small bow with baker's twine and adhere to center of heart with Micro Glue Dots.


Attach heart to center of large star with a Craft Glue Dots.


Insert decorated clock face back into case and hang.

Tip: Use Removable Glue Dots to hold small objects in place when painting.



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