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Painted Feather Collection

These beautifully painted feathers will add a delicate accent to your decor.

At a Glance:

#6302 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

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supplies

Fabric Creations™ Soft Fabric Inks - White, 2 oz. - 25972

Number Needed: 1 $3.99
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Fabric Creations™ Soft Fabric Inks - Carnation, 2 oz. - 25974

Number Needed: 1 $3.99
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Fabric Creations™ Soft Fabric Inks - Grapefruit, 2 oz. - 25980

Number Needed: 1 $3.99
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Fabric Creations™ Soft Fabric Inks - Marigold, 2 oz. - 25984

Number Needed: 1 $3.99
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Fabric Creations™ Soft Fabric Inks - Lime, 2 oz. - 25986

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Fabric Creations™ Soft Fabric Inks - Aqua, 2 oz. - 25991

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Fabric Creations™ Soft Fabric Inks - Navy, 2 oz. - 25994

Number Needed: 1 $3.99
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Fabric Creations™ Soft Fabric Inks - Ganache, 2 oz. - 25997

Number Needed: 1 $3.99
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Fabric Creations™ Soft Fabric Inks - Grey Mist, 2 oz. - 25998

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Fabric Creations™ Soft Fabric Inks - Black, 2 oz. - 25999

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instructions

Other Supplies

5 small white fake feathers, Liner and 1/2" flat paint brushes, 5 small bottles with neck lip, 24" long piece of thin wire, Wood slice, Glass dome

Instructions

  1. Feather designs are endless. The ones pictured were painted as described below:
    • Pink: Basecoat in Carnation with the flat brush paint from the center rib out. Paint the base of the feather Grapefruit and blend up.
    • Blue Spotted: base coat half of the feather Navy and the other half Aqua. Paint small Black spots over entire feather.
    • Brown: Basecoat in Ganache. Paint the tip Black. Paint tiny White dots over the Black tip and a few at the bottom of the feather.
    • Navy: Basecoat the feather with an ombré of Navy to White. Paint the tip of the feather Marigold.
    • Gray: Paint stripes on the feather in Grey Mist. Paint a line of Lime Green dots in between the gray stripes.
  2. You may need to paint both sides of the feather for full coverage. Feel free to water down the paint slightly for easier coverage. Set aside to dry.
  3. Arrange the five bottles in a line. Take your wire and fold in half. Take the bent end and twist 3-5 times. Separate the two ends of the wire and twist around the lip of the first bottle 4-5 times. Again separate the two wire and twist around the next bottle's lip. Continue until all of the bottles are connected.
  4. Twist the wires closed around the final bottle. Curve all of the bottles into a circle. Wrap the leftover wire around the first bottle and trim the wire if necessary.
  5. Place the feather collection on a wood slice and cover with a glass dome.

Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.

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