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I tried both air drying and baking them. Well there you have it. Before deciding on what project I wanted to attempt, I made sure to clean and de-bug the pinecones. May 25, at 6: Hosting by Evenpar Solutions.
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It's what some men and women at Victory Baptist Church in Hampton have been doing for months, thanks to the inspiration of church member-artist Cornelia Watkins. Share with us in the comments. Here's how you can create them for gift-giving and decorating this holiday and throughout the year: Step 4 With pinking shears, cut out leaf shapes approximately 2" long we used about 18 leaves. But the other concern - that it would break off at some point the future, is still there. As I was taking my lunchtime walk to Starbucks on a crisp, fall day okay, it was 85 degrees I came across some perfect pinecones laying on the sidewalk.