Nicole™ Crafts Wood Turning Angel

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by Karen Fennimore, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Wood Turning Angel

The Nicole™ Crafts Simple Wood Turning Angel will look great on your Christmas tree, your mantle, anywhere you want to show your holiday spirit! Consider pairing it with the Wood Turning Christmas Wreath, Elf, Snowman and Spangle Tree projects on A.C. Moore's website to create a winter wonderland scene!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Paint base Emperor's Gold. Paint top knob Milk Chocolate for "head". Paint center of finial Snow (Titanium) White for "body". Let dry.
  • 2
    Brush on varnish. Let dry.
  • 3
    Download and print project templates. Use templates to cut wings from foam. Do not remove adhesive backing. Outline wings with tacky glue. Sprinkle on chunky glitter. Shake off excess. Set aside to dry.
  • 4
    Measure, cut and glue one piece of lace around middle of body.
  • 5
    Measure, cut and glue a second piece of lace around finial approximately 1/2 inch down from head.
  • 6
    Cut a 3 inch piece of White chenille stem. Bend in ends approximately 1/4 inch.
  • 7
    Wrap small piece of Brown chenille stem in center of White stem for arms and hands. Glue ends to each side of body at top edge of dress.
  • 8
    Tie a small ribbon bow and glue to neck.
  • 9
    Glue on wiggle eyes. Draw mouth using marker.
  • 10
    Using needle-nose pliers, curl end of 3 mm Black chenille stem. Cut off curl and glue to head for hair. Repeat until head is covered.
  • 11
    Glue wings to back with a glue gun and glue sticks.
  • 12
    Using dimensional paint, draw holly and berries around base.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Finial Pin Large 4 inch 104751958
  • Nicole™ Crafts Chenille Stems 6 mm 25 pc. Multi-Color 104277481
  • Nicole™ Crafts Chenille Stems 3 mm 30 pc. Black 104277463
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foam Zone™ Adhesive Back 9 inch x 12 inch Sheet Glitter White 104468063 Nicole™ Crafts Wiggle Round Eyes 5 mm 44 pc. 104234510
  • Floracraft Diamond Dust Crystal Finish 14 oz. 104277916
  • Offray Spool O’ Ribbon White 104188399
  • Sharpie Permanent Marker Ultra Fine Point Black 104128548
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dimensional Fabric Paint 1.25 oz. Shiny Red 104762905
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dimensional Fabric Paint 1.25 oz. Christmas Green 104762927
  • DecoArt Americana DuraClear 2 oz. Varnish Satin 104387409
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Snow (Titanium) White 104106580
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Milk Chocolate 104106618
  • DecoArt Dazzling Metallics Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Emperors Gold 104106708
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Flat Shader Size 10 104118906
  • Aleene's 4 oz. Original Tacky Glue104148018
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • White Lace with Gold Trim 2 inch Wide
  • Needle Nose Pliers
  • Scissors
Download Project Template