8-Bit Rose – DIY GG

8-Bit Rose - DIY GG

Hey Everyone! For today’s episode of DIY GG, I wanted to make something for Mother’s! And what better thing to give them than an 8-bit Rose!

Let’s get started! You’re going to need:

Perler beads (you can find them at any craft store; link in the descrip.)

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Peg boards (the kind that attach/detach)

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First, get a picture you want to do (my picture is in the description) and start placing your beads on the peg board. If you don’t have small fingers, you can use tweezers but be careful, have a sturdy work surface because your work could get ruined if shook or if your cat jumps on it

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Adjust any beads and bead colors; nothing is set in stone yet so you can adjust them right now

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Add this stem so the flower stays in the pot

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Iron for 10-20 seconds until they kind of melt. Remove from peg board then iron other side 10 -20 seconds

Screen shot 2013-05-14 at 11.57.33 PM Next grab your flower pot, rectangle piece of foam and your serrated knife. Trim the square so it fits into the pot and leave an inch at the top

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Cut it in half and place the flower in the middle of both foam halves

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You can put anything on top of the 1 inch. I put wooden blocks but you can put beads, leaves or anything else you can think of!

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We’re all done! This makes a great gift for any mother for any occasion! If you try this, tweet me an image or leave a picture on our facebook page!

Thanks for watching


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  1. TieDyeChipmunk : November 6, 2014 at 6:46 am

    The DIY GG’s are so awesome, and this is one of the best.

  2. susie fulbright : September 20, 2014 at 5:11 am

    Chocolate reminds me of you and so does cupcakes

  3. susie fulbright : September 20, 2014 at 5:08 am

    So cupquakes number 1 fan I’m her number one fan I love her voice and videos

  4. And everything else I wanna b a youtuber someday also and post gaming things and crafts I love to do both so much!

  5. I love ur DIYGG and ur oasis! SO MUCH!

  6. Cupquake's # 1 Fan : June 2, 2014 at 4:08 pm

    Hi Cupquake I love your videos so much I would subscribe to you if I had a youtube account. Your my idol, your such an inspiration to me. I can’t wait until Minecraft Oasis comes back on. I loved the Minecraft Oasis funny montage you did it reminded me of so many memories we had together. Your such an inspiration keep doing what your doing your man amazing person. You helped me through so much your videos make me happy when I’m sad. You will always be my favorite you tuber. Thanks for being who you are.

  7. hi cupquake I’m such a big fan of your YouTube videos especially when u made your butterfly garden. well maybe u can make a cupcake pixel art.

  8. i wish you would make an 8 bit animal like a whale or panda

  9. Hey I wanted to know if you could do a iPod or iPad case diygg. It could be a little cupcake with pixel hearts.

  10. jaidyncampbell : March 6, 2014 at 7:32 pm

    love you cup quake i’m you’r number one fan

  11. Oh my gosh! Cupquake! I am such a big fan of you and Red! I am absolutely in love with your Minecraft Oasis episodes and DIYGG.

  12. Charlee Grimmett : February 22, 2014 at 9:11 am

    I love your videos Ihascupquake!!! Your the best if you didn’t make the videos i would be sad and lonely im a big fan I LOVE YOUR VIDEOS <3

  13. Hey Tiff I just wanna say I love your Sims 3 island paradise plz make more

  14. cool cupquake

  15. awsome

  16. Can I join one of your servers

  17. I has a cupquake I am such a fan and I love your cloud 9 episodes w/ Red you are a big part of my life and don’t know what I would do without your videos and I just love your diy episodes and everything you post you are a big inspiration to me and I wish to be a youtuber too now that I have gotten a new computer plz write back.


  18. hey I am a big fan ihascupqauke and this not really realtyed to the diy so pass me if you do not plz just reply on my email plz

  19. Hmm… not impressed you can do so much better from what i’ve seen Tiff cmon MORE!!

  20. I totes LOVE all ur vids there like amazing!!!!!!!!! And ur soooo creative and cool!

  21. This is so cool! I love all ur gg they’re awesome !!!

  22. Your the best and you always make me feel good and am just 8

  23. Hi i just wanted to say tht you have been my idol since i heard about you and you always make me feel better when i feel sad

  24. I am your number 1 fan!


  26. I’m your biggest fan and think this is a great idea


    • Hey Quake!

      Where’d DIY GG go? I just recently watched every episode of it and I miss it so much!

      I know everyone says this AND THERE’S A REASON WHY.

      So I’d love it if you could make more.

      I also Have a few ideas for it cause I know your making DIYs for TiffyQuake, and all that jazz.
      1. A Creeper Mouse Pad.
      2. (I Know Its still Fall but) Rainbow Christmas Hat ;3
      3. Geek Flowers (Painted Fake Flowers that are inspired by, minecraft, bit trip runner, scribble nauts, etc.)

      That’s not that many but…….Its 3 weeks worth!

      So thank you Quake. Luv Ya! 😉

  27. ihascupquake were do you live? I live in Louisiana it is fun here do you know if pax is coming here.

  28. i love you

  29. Omg you are the best cupquake youre so cool and creative!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  30. Ihascupquake u hit 1,0000 subi I am so happy 🙂

  31. I am your biggest fan

  32. Katie croghan : August 10, 2013 at 12:49 pm

    When will you create another DIYGG ?
    I loved that series and want it back!

  33. AryaMissySapphy : August 6, 2013 at 3:00 pm

    Cupquake! My goodness! You are so creative! I watched(almost) all of your videos including Minecraft Oasis, Noobyweds(old and new), your old minecraft series with Tootsie..:'( and Cloud 9. You can watch Chimney’s Aether series for help! 😀 You are one of my favorite youtubers and will always be!


  34. ColorfulEmotions : August 2, 2013 at 11:01 pm

    ColorfulEmotions here! Just came to say, I appreciate your art, designs, and gameplays. But also, I hope you live a beutiful life with your husband. Whatever happends, dont let your husband leave you.


  35. I mean unboxing

  36. I like your invoicing videos but I didn’t see one for this month

  37. hey cupquake-Tiffany i love your videos and i hope your marriage with red-Mario is going great

  38. Love Ur VIDEOS ♥

  39. Hi cupquake I am a big fan I have to say that I love your work and videos will you please write me back! Bye!!!!!

  40. Hey girl!leperd again I love DIYGG its sooooo cool…and I think you shod make a pikichu head on yor wall that will be soooo cool and 1 more thing as I was saying check out my chanill see ya!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  41. happy belated birthday and anniversary:)

  42. can you start doing more minecraft stuff
    or mario stuff

  43. Thank yoy so much for all you do to make us happy!

  44. you are the best i can’t wait for minecraft oasis ep 45 to come out. <3

  45. Happy Aniversery

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