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Thumbprint Birds

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Turn thumbprints into a beautiful canvas to hang on the wall. Perfect gift for any bird lover!



Time: Two days
Age: Any Age
Level: Medium

Materials
Canvas
Acrylic Paints
A wide paint brush
A fine paint brush
A pen
A straw



Method
Use the wide brush to paint the back ground. Leave to dry over night.


Use the pen to draw lines from one side of the canvas, to the other.


Paint various coloured thumbprints along the lines, leave to dry for several hours.




Dip the end of the straw into paint, and print as bird eyes on each of the thumbprints.

Add detail with paint and a fine brush, leave to dry for several hours.


Draw pupils and legs with the pen.



Categories
#Fathers Day
#Bird
#Thumbprint
#Paint
#Animals
#Canvas
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