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Outdoor entertaining

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Personalized Papier Mache Pinatas

Steps:6
These decorative pinatas are the perfect addition to any child's party, and are very easy to make.
Materials
  • Bowl
  • Flour
  • Water
  • Salt
  • Whisk
  • Balloon
  • Masking tape
  • Empty jar
  • Newspaper, cut into strips
  • Pin (to pop balloon)
  • Mod Podge
  • Double-sided tape
  • Yarn (for hair)
  • Printed picture of someone's face
  • Utility knife
  • Pinata fillings (such as candy or art supplies)
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Cornhole Game

Steps:25
Materials
  • 1/2-inch birch-faced plywood
  • Two 2-by-4-by-8 lengths of lumber
  • Circular saw or table saw
  • 2-inch drywall screws
  • Measuring tape
  • Pencil
  • Compass
  • Drill
  • Jigsaw
  • Sandpaper
  • Clamp
  • 3/16-inch drill bit
  • 3/8-inch drill bit
  • 3/8-inch carriage bolts (with washers and wingnuts)
  • Palm sander
  • Tack cloth
  • Primer
  • Paintbrush
  • Paint in two contrasting colors
  • Smooth-surface paint rollers
  • Painters' tape
  • Polycrylic high-gloss sealant
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Party Idea? Wing It

Steps:3
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