We are in quarantine! Our state has called a Shelter in Place. We’re fighting the Corona Virus. Our household is thankfully ok. I hope whoever is reading this is doing well also. Hopefully we beat this global pandemic soon and it will be a thing of the past. I needed something to take my mind off of this stressful situation..
I needed to craft. Since I haven’t been out to Dollar Tree in a few weeks, I am low on craft supplies. I went through my craft stash and found some rope and decided to make this tray.
I used four 9ft rolls of rope from Dollar Tree and hot glue. That’s it.
I started by making a circle with the rope, gluing as I went.
I just keep going around and around.
The circle took 21ft (3 rolls), I know! It doesn’t look like that much. It ended up being 11” diameter.
Then I started the walls of the trays. I glued 9ft around the topside of the edge of the rope, cutting it to fit perfectly each layer.
I had a small piece left. I cut it in half and glued handles to the inside of the tray.
I will be putting this in my lake house because rope reminds me of nautical decor. It would be cool to have three different sizes, you could hang them on a wall. Hmmmm, I might just do that..
This satisfied my urge to craft during this stressful time. I hope you all stay safe!! We’ll get through this! God Bless!!