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Handcrafted Home: Feathers. Paper Ephemera Feathers #aleenesrocks @ilovetocreate. I really love to craft with paper. This time I made a ton of paper feathers while sitting and watching a movie. Gorgeous sheet music, maps, and more became feathers. Ready to make some yourself? My tutorial will show you the easy process (oh so easy!) … Paper feathers?? Then before I could make my pin come to life I also saw that Beth with The Stories of A to Z made some also….

I was so ready to see my inspiration come to life! Take 2 rectangles of ephemera and make a sandwich. Cut your ephemera into a feather like shape… Then cut into the paper towards the middle. Take more dry adhesive and a strip of paper and cover the end of the wire if you wish… So like I said….I made lots…got a little carried away but that is okay! I used tons of different sheet music. I think these would look amazing displayed for Christmas or anytime… And yes I had to take a map and make one with Tennessee on it…. But I didn’t stop there. Just cut out the same feather from both the original and the mirrored version. Lia Griffith | Paper Feathers: Simple to Make. A few weeks ago I was helping my friend create her hat decoration for the Kentucky Derby party we were going to be attending together. We made over-sized paper flowers in bright pinks and plums and added some huge paper feathers into the mix to finish the over-the-top look.

They were so pretty I knew I had to create a post for you on making a smaller version of these simple paper feathers. You can use them for gift toppers, a wedding boutonniere, put a few in a shadow box to hang on your wall, or. . . make a paper feather wreath for your summertime decor. Stay tuned for the wreath post later this week. These feathers are very simple and would make a fun craft project for kids. Simply print my template onto you choice of paper colors or printed papers (I am loving the vintage dictionary page), then follow the directions below to complete. Enjoy! Lia Griffith | DIY Paper Feathers in Gold. Last week I was working on some new Christmas and Winter Holiday projects and started experimenting with gold paper and gold foil to make some festive paper feathers.

Though they are perfect for some upcoming holiday posts, I am also loving them for Fall. Of course they make an gorgeous Autumn gift topper and these tiny paper sculptures are so pretty I framed three in a shadow box to hang in my studio. When I was experimenting with the gold foil, I found that the best method of getting the foil on the paper was double stick tape. For the paper feather template you can find it at the bottom of this post. DIY Paper Feathers. Fjädrar med glitter – Glitter feathers. På Pinterest hittade jag en bild på gulddoppade fjädrar vilket ledde mig till en beskrivning på bloggen You Are My Fave. Joy doppade sina fjädrar i guldfärg och hällde glitter över.

Eftersom jag ville ha lite olika mönster och färger på mina fjädrar gick jag tillväga på ett annat vis… ————Throug Pinterest I found a picture of gold dipped feathers which led me to a great tutorial at You Are My Fave. Joy dipped her feathers in gold paint and covered with glitter. Since I wanted to decorate my feathers in different colors and patterns, I went about making mine in a slightly different way… Jag använde: Vita gåsfjädrar, decoupagelack, pensel, glitterströssel och metalltråd. Pensla fjädrarna med decoupagelack eller färg. I used: White goose feathers, decoupage lacquer, brush, glitter and a piece of metal wire.

Paint the feathers with decoupage lacquer or paint. Paper Feather Craft Ideas. The other day, I raided my paper scrap bin and started making paper feathers. I couldn’t stop. This is what I posted on Instagram the night I kept making them. They are so fun to make that I made too many! In case you missed it, here is the tutorial. I had no idea what to do with them so I brainstormed. Here are some paper feather craft ideas that I came up with. I busted out a couple craft items: washi tape, pencils and a pair of scissors. I attempted to make feather quill pencils. I was thinking that these feathers might make some cute artwork for my daughter’s room. Since Valentine’s Day is coming up, I thought some would be pretty displayed in an Apothecary jar for some quick and easy Valentine’s Day decorations. Finally, I had some feather’s left over so I used them to embellish a gift for a friend. When I originally started making them I wanted to attempt to make a wreath for Valentine’s Day, however I opted not to make a wreath.

The following two tabs change content below. DIY Fabric Feathers — Crafthubs. Making Paper Feathers. By Card Making and Scrapbooking Contributor Peg Rounds Peg’s Crafting Corner Sometimes it’s the everyday moments that are the special memories that need to be scrapped. Often it’s the simple joys such as a beautiful bird outside the window or maybe a sunrise or sunset. Those moments need great embellishments on the pages, too. These paper feathers were the perfect addition to this layout, but they can be used for any creation you’d like to make…even a card.

Add the block background and have a perfect mat for a picture or just a feather. Begin by trimming a piece of 5” x 6” piece of cardstock (white used here) for the backing of the block pattern. Once they are adhered to the background, using a paper trimmer (Tonic V-Blade used) turn the paper over so the white is on top and trim the edges off that hang over.

There are many feather templates on the internet that can be easily used to create a paper feather. Score a line down the center of each feather using a scoreboard. Paper Feathers | Crafting At Ginsdesk. Using paper and creating stuff out of paper is what I fancy most. The other day I had to send a card to my friend along with a gift. Now that she has already seen so much of my quilling work, I wanted to do something different and that is when I came across this new style of art. I have a lot of multi- colored sheets and mostly end up using them only in cards. This time surprisingly and very happily I have to say I came across these colorful feathers. :D I realized I could not only stick them on a card but also stick on a gift item, making my gift wrap so much more stylish and elegant.

Making this new styled colorful feather isn’t that complicated. First of all I found out a template of feathers online, easily available on Google. Next you have to draw this template with the help of your tracing sheet on to your paper chosen to make the feathers. Like this: Like Loading... How to Make Book Page Feathers {paper crafts} DIY Paper Feathers. DIY Gold Paper Feathers. Paper feathers | create. After discovering Mark Montano’s post here, I decided to send some paper feathers to friends. First, I cut them from white paper. Then I decided to personalize them by painting them the recipient’s favorite color. Painting them was fun because the individual little cuts sucked paint up via capillary action and made them look even cooler. Here they are all painted and dried.

It was at this stage that I had to figure out how to send them safely in the mail. My solution was to make custom sleeves from foamcore and black paper. Here are some in their sleeves. I sealed them up with coordinating washi tape and tucked them into envelopes and from what I hear, they arrived safely. Liked this? Like this: Like Loading... Tags: airy, colorful, decoration, DIY, feather, foamcore, painting, paper, recycled.