Plaid Stiffy Vintage Inspired Angels

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by Julie Lewis, Plaid

Plaid Stiffy Vintage Inspired Angels

Create decorations that will last for years to come!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for neither the Stiffy nor the paint.
  • 2
    Paint doll heads Buttercup. Let dry.
  • 3
    Wrap cones with plastic wrap and place on top of plastic wrap sheet. Dip fabric in Stiffy, center over top of cone and drape over sides. Let dry thoroughly.
  • 4
    Apply eyes and mouths to two wood doll heads using opposite end of brushes. Apply cheeks using very dry 1/4 inch stencil brush.
  • 5
    Cut bumpy chenille stem into four sections. Glue a wood bead to each ends as shown, leaving at least 1/4 inch sticking out.
  • 6
    Create wreaths from Gold and Silver chenille stems.
  • 7
    Paint one wood disc Buttercup and another Dove Gray. Then paint with coordinating metallics paint and apply glitter paint when dry. Glue to tops of heads as shown.
  • 8
    Create wing pattern from White felt. Cut out and apply Hologram glitter. Bend in half when dry.
  • 9
    Carefully remove Styrofoam cones from stiffened fabric. Glue arms to sides of bodies and when dry, wrap ends sticking out of wood beads around wreaths and glue.
  • 10
    Glue heads to tops and wings to back of angels.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Buttercup 104107638
  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Dove Grey 104107613
  • Plaid FolkArt Extreme Glitter 2 oz. Gold 104547968
  • Plaid FolkArt Extreme Glitter 2 oz. Silver 104547970
  • Plaid FolkArt Extreme Glitter 2 oz. Hologram 104547986
  • Plaid FolkArt Metallic Paint 2 oz. Silver Anniversary 100365779
  • Plaid FolkArt Metallic Paint 2 oz. Pure Gold 104107708
  • Plaid Stiffy Fabric Stiffener 16 oz. 104263135
  • FloraCraft Styrofoam Brand Foam Cone 3 inch x 6 inch 104179408 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Tinsel Chenille Stems 25 pc. 6 mm Gold 104277489
  • Nicole™ Crafts Tinsel Chenille Stems 25 pc. 6 mm Silver 104277490
  • Nicole™ Crafts Chenille Stems 3 mm Bumpy White 12 pc. 104277457
  • Yard of Pink Sheer Cotton Fabric
  • Yard of Aqua Sheer Cotton Fabric
  • Lara's Crafts New Image Company Wood Disc/Circle 1 inch 7 pc. 104139646
  • Lara's Crafts New Image Company Wood Bead 12 mm 70 pc. 104139793
  • Lara's Crafts New Image Group Wood Doll Head 2 inch 104146160 (2)
  • CPE The New Image Group EZ Felt Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch White 104276704
  • Nicole™ Crafts Transfer Paper 9 inch x 13 inch White 4 pc. 104111939
  • Martha Stewart Crafts Stencil Brush Set 4 pc. 104589854
  • 1/4 inch Flat Brush
  • Plastic Wrap
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Scissors