Nicole™ Crafts Chick Paintbrush

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by Eileen Farley, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Chick Paintbrush

The Nicole™ Crafts Chick Paintbrush is a great item to tuck in the Easter basket of the artists in your life - whether they are just starting out or an expert! You might even want to make the Lamb Paintbrush as a companion piece!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1/2 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time.
  • 2
    Cut bristles of brush into three points as shown.
  • 3
    Use craft stick to cover metal of brush with Snow Accents. Let dry thoroughly. When dry, paint entire brush with Bright Yellow and one of the school brushes. Let dry.
  • 4
    Download and print project template. Use X-ACTO knife or scissors to cut wings on Yellow foam and beak on Orange foam. Glue wings to back of brush. Score a slit across the center of beak with craft knife. Fold along slit and glue to brush. Glue on wiggle eyes.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1/2 hour

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Bristle Brush White 1 inch 104125672
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Bright Yellow 104106644
  • Duncan 4 oz. Snow Accents 104130634
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wiggle Round Eyes 10 mm 100 pc. 104233379
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Orange 104258589
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Yellow 104258590
  • Loew-Cornell Craft Sticks 150 pc. 104141449
  • X-ACTO Precision Instruments No. 1 Knife Set with Assorted Blades 104135125 or Scissors
  • Aleene's 4 oz. Original Tacky Glue 104148018
  • Nicole™ Crafts School Brush Set 5 pc. 104120042
Download Project Template