Designed by Michelle Munzone
"Free standing, MAGICAL TREE
With Fairies- IRIS and baby, ERIN. (in 2 sizes)
Height 15? (38cm)
This class begins November 7, 2017 and is ongoing. Join anytime!
This Workshop is divided into 6 Lessons for the INTERMEDIATE doll maker. I will provide clear instructions and directions, all supported by many drawings and hundreds of clear, full colour photos along the way. I will answer all questions you have during the workshop and long after the class is over.
Work at your own pace.
Lesson 1: CONSTRUCTION of TREE ARMATURE and BASE-
How to make and paint the base and stand
How to build the armature with armature wire and wadding
Lesson 2: PREPARING FABRIC and BUILDING TREE-
Painting techniques to use on fabric to give a ?bark/ tree? effect
Sewing preparing the tree
Attaching to armature
Making, Sculpting of the face and painting of Head and attaching to tree
Lesson 3: MAKING LEAVES and VINES, ATTACHING to TREE-
Preparing and burning leaves
Making Vines- includes beading techniques
Attaching to Tree Branches
Embellishing tree and head with beading techniques
Lesson 4: MAKING THE FAIRIES: IRIS and ERIN-
Sewing, Heads, arms, legs and bodies
Needle sculpting of faces
Assembling both fairies
Drawing, Painting and colouring faces and bodies
Lesson 5: ASSEMBLING, DRESSING and EMBELLISHING-
Making Iris?s underwear, skirt and top
Making Erin?s underwear, dress
Add Special touches with fabric burning effects
Embellishing with beading techniques, fibres and trims
LESSON 6: MAKING WINGS and FINISHING TOUCHES?
Making the wings,
Wiring of the wings and attaching them into position
And add those very important Finishing Touches to make them very special
Michelle?s classes are filled with easy to follow, step by step instructions, with lots of hints and hundreds of close up coloured photos and drawings to help you make your very own.