How to make an Advent calendar

    You will need to make an Advent calendar Corrugated card about 1m x 1m, two sheets P.V.A and glue pot with a brush, large and small Dark blue and white acrylic paint pen Water tub for paintbrush and damp cloth Old toothbrush Apron and a large table with a cover on to protect it Glue gun & glue sticks Scissors Glitter in chosen … Continue reading How to make an Advent calendar

The Painting of a Halloween backdrop…

Make a Halloween painted backdrop for funky photos and paper art fun… Then add props as desired or shown in image below, see links to how to make props below… Make a spooky castle on a rock     Make cardboard pumpkins      Make a paper crow To make twig and grass see images below where I have set a twig in a pot with plaster … Continue reading The Painting of a Halloween backdrop…

How to make a paper crow

    To make paper crows you will need… 4 Sheets of black A4 Card or thick paper per crow Acrylic paint to give depth, I used Blue, Purple and black. 1 30cm Pipe cleaners Black wool Glue gun and glue Scissors Clean wipe able desk and damp cloth. Water bucket & brush 30 green 5mm cane Templates, right click linage below and save as … Continue reading How to make a paper crow

How to make a spooky castle on a rock.

You will need to make a spooky castle on a rock… Castle materials/equipment… An empty crisp box from local shop Cardboard tube form cling film, 3 or more if desired Black A4 card Black tissue paper Posca paint pens black 5mm and yellow 5mm or 3mm P.VA, container for glue and brush, 1 inch flat scissors Dark green grey and brown acrylic paint Gold  acrylic … Continue reading How to make a spooky castle on a rock.

How to make cardboard pumpkins…

To make a cardboard pumpkin set of three, you will need…. Grey card 1mm thick, 8 sheets of A2 Glue gun and glue sticks Orange acrylic paint with white added for prime coat. Bright orange acrylic paint Deep green acrylic  paint Magenta acrylic paint Flat brush about 1cm for dry brushing. Pallet or tubs for paint. Water bucket, cloth & wipe-able surface. Green paper/Thin card … Continue reading How to make cardboard pumpkins…

Make a giant paper flower

To make giant paper flowers you will need… 12 Sheets of A4 Card or thick paper in chosen colour per flower 6 A3 Sheets of yellow paper for inserts of flowers & 2 A4 A4 sheets of green card in chosen colour for leaves and flower base I  used one A4 as the largest leaf. Large wax crayon in chosen colour to add texture if  desired. … Continue reading Make a giant paper flower

Purple beads, glitter and twig paper art

A magical gathering awaits with purple glitter and loving bliss to a new dawning of old and new, a journey to a fuller extent of heart fulfilled, all is well. “Play lots and relax, all is well” 2016 I made this artwork with an old recycle frame, glitter, love of purples deep setting for the framed beauty within a landscape has emerged with buttons, sequins … Continue reading Purple beads, glitter and twig paper art