Queen of the Sky Fairies
By Michelle Munzone
HEIGHT- 17” (44 cm)
Medium- PAPER CLAY over CLOTH
Join CDAA & NODAAA artist, Michelle Munzone in creating this magical character.
This Workshop is divided into 5 Lessons for the INTERMEDIATE doll maker, but beginners with some sewing experience can make Ankara as well, as I will provide clear instructions and directions, all supported by many drawings and clear, full color photos along the way. I will answer all questions you have during the workshop.
You can work at your own pace.
Lesson 1: HEAD, ARMS, LEGS & BODY CONSTRUCTION
Complete step by step instructions on sewing and stuffing the head and ears, hands, arms, legs and body
Making Armatures for Hands & Legs
Lesson 2: ASSEMBLING, APPLYING PAPER CLAY & PAINTING FACE & BODY
Attaching Limbs and Head to Body
Attaching Ankara to her stand
Applying paper clay to the face, breasts etc, building the features.
Step by step details on how to sand and paint, shade and seal the face and body
Lesson 3: MAKING the Costume, DRESSING Ankara
Sew the beautiful costume and fit onto Ankara
Lesson 4: EMBELLISHING & MAKING WINGS
Embellishing costume with beads and trims
Making Wings- wiring, painting & embellishing
Lesson 5: MAKING CROWN & COMPLETING Ankara
Attaching Hair and Eyelashes
Make the CROWN using wire & beads
Class begins May 27, 2016