- For the wings on a cardboard base:
- - cardboard;
- white paper or cloth;
- - PVA glue and brush;
- - gum (about 1 m);
- - sintepon;
- - feathers: feathers/white tissue paper/white fur/feather boa/white silk and thin wire/white satin.
- The wings on the frame basis:
- - wire frame;
- white nylon tights or sheer tulle;
- - needle and thread;
- - elastic band.
- - a pair of scissors.
Advice 2 : How to make wings with their hands
The wings are made of fabric
The easiest way is to buy wings at the store and to decorate ready made suit. However, love made crafts will never compare with the product of mass production. Make the wings with your hands can be a very simple way. Buy a small piece of beautiful nylon, cut and sew one of the wide tape. The edges of the part gently and quickly sear so that the slices do not crumble, then form a bow and attach the wings on the back of costumes.
Wings out of stockings and wire
A little imagination – and can home make the wings improvised. You will need womens nylon stockings corresponding tone lurex and flexible wire. Bend the frame in the form of drops, loop the wire ends, make a second detail on the model and connect the elements.
If you are a craft angel wings, one pair is enough, while the fairy wings or butterfly wings (as an option – dragonflies) will require tie down has two parts a smaller size. Keep doing wings with your own hands: stretch the frames in the stocking, remove with scissors the excess fabric. The ends of the nylon tie tight. The center of the product lock is quite wide, elegant ribbon of the right color.
Angel wings from real feathers
Purchase a sufficient number of white tail feathers and downy feathers, which are sold in the departments of art supplies, online stores. Cut out the plastic covers stationery folder a couple of angel wings and the pattern – two pairs of parts of a white fabric.
The edges of the plastic products put on the glue "Moment-crystal" wire in the insulation, after which the two sides of the wings glue the fabric workpiece. Lubricating "in the Moment" rods tail feathers, charge the tip in a cloth and lay them closely in several rows from the "face" and the inside of the wings. On top of the glue layer of fluff.
Useful tip: attach the wings to the dress (shirt) angel is with the help of Velcro, sewn to the underside of the product and the back of the clothes, as well as copper wire, wrapped in a white fluffy material. Tape the wire ends to the underside of the wings, the opposite edge of the lock the shoulder seams of the suit.
Note: always use the shoulder pads out of foam rubber, so as not to injure the young owner of a fancy vestments!
Make the feathers out of the thread
If you decided to make angel wings with your hands, but to get these feathers did not work, come to the aid of white threads iris embroidery. Cut into billets with a length of 12-15 cm of stiff wire. Soak the thread in white glue and tightly wrap her skeleton pen the first one, then the other side. Tie a strong knot and cut off the unnecessary "tail".
Cut the thread of the workpiece 10 cm in length and each tie to the wire, forming a pen. Preparing the right amount of feathers, completely soak them in a mixture of two parts PVA glue and one part water. Gently comb out billet comb, put on a horizontal surface (with film!) and dry. The dried threads are cut with scissors to make a homemade feathers resembled in appearance the real.
Useful tip: if you want to give natural cotton Peru, part of the preparations spread over the inverted top of the bottom of the pelvis – the product will accept a slightly curved shape.
Learn the optimal way of modelling fancy-wings, and you have wonderful children "angels", "fairies, butterflies, and other winged fantasy creatures.