Nicole™ Crafts Wood Turning Frankenstein

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by Karen Fennimore, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Wood Turning Frankenstein

With his button-down shirt and touseled hair, we think the Nicole™ Crafts Wood Turning Frankenstein is too cool to be scary.

Project Details

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

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Paint one knob Lamp (Ebony) Black and one Yellow Green. Paint one spool Slate Gray except for one end. Paint the unpainted end Lamp (Ebony) Black. Paint second spool Snow White in center, one end Olive Green and other end Slate Gray.
  • 2
    Glue black end of spool and Lamp (Ebony) Black knob together for pants and boots. Glue Slate Gray end of second spool to top of pants for shirt. Glue Olive Green knob on top for head.
  • 3
    Use pouncer and blush to create cheeks.
  • 4
    Glue on wiggle eyes. Brush Olive Green halfway over eyes for eyelids.
  • 5
    Brush varnish over whole area. Allow to dry.
  • 6
    Cut a 15 inch piece of jute. Tie around spools in center for belt. Trim off excess.
  • 7
    Use Black marker to draw mouth and Green marker to draw scars.
  • 8
    Glue on Neon Green pom pom nose.
  • 9
    Cut a 3-1/4 inch x 4-3/4 inch piece of Gray foam. Fold down one long end 1/2 inch and glue in center for collar. Wrap foam around neck and glue to secure. Round off bottom corners.
  • 10
    Cut two 3/4 inch x 2 inch pieces of foam. Glue to sides of jacket for arms.
  • 11
    Cut two 3/4 inch x 1/2 inch pieces of Lime Green foam. Round off one end on each piece. Glue to arms for hands.
  • 12
    Paint tops of two pins Slate Gray. Allow to dry. Cut pins with wire cutters to measure 1 inch. Glue in neck for bolts.
  • 13
    Cut several strips of Black felt 1/2 inch x 1-1/2 inch and several that are 1/4 inch x 1 inch. Randomly glue to head for hair. Trim if necessary.
  • 14
    Attach the Halloween sticker of your choice on front of body.
  • 15
    Use Black marker to draw center of pants for legs and bolts.
  • 16
    Cut four 1/4 inch strips of jute. Glue across front of boots for laces.
  • 17
    Tie two small jute bows. Glue to top of boots.

Project Details

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

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Flat Knob with Screw 1-1/2 inch 104751966
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Closed Spool Small 2 inch 104751975
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Grey 104258599
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Lime Green 104258607
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foam Stickers Halloween 104730231
  • Nicole™ Crafts Pom Poms 5 mm Neon 200 pc. 104426507
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wiggle Oval Eyes 10 mm 144 pcs. 104234520
  • New Image Group Felt Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Black 104276464
  • Sharpie® Permanent Marker Ultra Fine Point Black 104128548
  • Sharpie® Permanent Marker Ultra Fine Point Green 100386302
  • Darice® 3 ply 28-1/2 lb. Natural Jute 104243963
  • Dritz® Quilters Pins Size 28 40 pc. 104435883
  • DecoArt® Americana® DuraClear® 2 oz. Satin Varnish 104387409
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Yellow Green 104385003
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Snow (Titanium) White 104106580
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Slate Grey 104106682
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Lamp (Ebony) Black 104106681
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foam Pouncer 3 pc. Mini 104110702
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Flat Shader Size 4 104118909
  • Aleene's® 4 oz. Original Tacky Glue® 104148018
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder® All Purpose Stik™ Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Panacea™ Heavy Duty 8 inch Wire Cutters 104455865
  • Blush