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Monogrammed Letters


How To

activity time 45mins

Gather all the other materials listed that you require.

Follow the instructions on this webpage to complete activity.

You Will Need

  • Picture Frame
  • Cardboard
  • Wool (3 Different Colours)
  • PVA Glue
  • Scissors
  • Coloured Paper
  • Embellishments (Optional)

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Suitable For
  • Guides-10-14yrs 10-14yrs
  • Rangers-14-18yrs 14-18yrs


  • Monogrammed Letters

    Draw the outline of your chosen letter onto the card and cut it out. This works best if the letters have no rounded edges. So, let’s get creative with your letters!

  • Monogrammed Letters

    Carefully cut out your letter. Ensure your letter will fit into your photo frame. You can up-cycle an old frame by painting it to match if you like.

  • Monogrammed Letters

    Choose 3 shades of wool that work well together to make your monogrammed letter.

  • Monogrammed Letters

    On the back of your letter apply the PVA glue. Using a paint brush glue one third of your cardboard letter to start with. Wrapping the wool gently around the cardboard.

  • Monogrammed Letters

    Ensure the wool is neat, together and try not to stretch the wool. You may wish to apply a little glue to the front of the letter to help hold in position, but not too much.

  • Monogrammed Letters

    When you have covered all of the letter leave to dry.

  • Monogrammed Letters

    Choose a coloured paper for the background the blends in with your coloured wool and cut to the same size of your inner flame. Glue the letter in position and leave to dry.

  • Monogrammed Letters

    Place your monogrammed letter onto your picture frame. Add some pretty embellishments. The ones we have used had sticky tape on the back.

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