This easy No Sew Art Smock DIY is perfect for keeping you little artist’s clothes protected. It also is fun to decorate with different shapes and cut outs to make is unique and fun to wear. These smocks are perfect for parties where little ones are crafting and painting.
For this project you will need:
2-3 Oly*Fun Craft Packs (I like to use 3 for color variety – you can get about 2 smocks from a pack – the colors in this tutorial are Kiwi, Orchid and Sea Green.)
Fleece Fun’s Free template (see below)
Rotary Cutter, Ruler and Mat
Low Temp Hot Glue Gun and Glue Sticks
Die cutter or circular cutter
No Sew Art Smock DIY Video Tutorial
No Sew Art Smock DIY Tutorial
Step 1 – Cut out pieces to the smock
You will need to assemble the pattern. For instructions on how to assemble the pattern click here.
Cut out the template.
Open the smock up to the neck hole is at the top.
Step 2 – Cut the ties and decorations
Cut 4 strips that are 1 inch wide by 10 inches long.
Cut 2 strips that are 1/2 inch by 10 inches long
Cut out circles or other shapes to decorate the smock.
Step 3 – Bring te no sew art smock all together
Cut a slit that is about 4 inches long at the back of the neck.
Glue on the two 1/2 inch ties to either side of the top of the slit.
Just below the arm curve glue the 1 inch ties to either side of the smock to tie the sides. When using the hot glue gun only a little glue is necessary
Step 4 – Decorate the smock
Using the glue gun, adhere cut outs to the front of the smock to decorate.
Download the Pattern Below: