Apr24

How to Make a Coconut Postcard

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How to Make a Coconut Postcard

coconut-postcard

You've heard of the coconut telegraph now there is the coconut postcard.  And yes they really are coconuts and the really can be mailed.

You've heard of the coconut telegraph now there is the coconut postcard.

And yes they really are coconuts and the really can be mailed.

This idea comes from one of my all time favorite artists in Matlacha, Florida - Leoma Lovegrove.  Follow this link to see examples from a pro coconut postcard maker.  Then use your imagination and make your own!

What you need:

  •  Coconuts
  • Acrylic paint
  • Spray paint
  • Colored Markers
  • Glitter, sticker and other embellishments

How to:

  • Find a coconut
  • Spray paint the entire coconut or just paint the area for your message
  • Use you imagination and Create your message
  • add glitter and stickers
  • mail - it will set you back $12-18 or take home to friends and family