Yinka Shonibare's Wind Sculpture with Fabric!
Small Fabric Square
Liquid Washable Glue
16 Gauge Wire
Acrylic Paints
Cup Of Water
Paint Brushes
Clear Tape
Foam Circle
Cardboard
Paper Plate
Hair Spray
Paper And Pencil To Sketch Design
Get your sketch paper and pencil and practice the design you have in mind for your sculpture.
1
You'll need around a 6inch square of fabric.
2
Paint the design you practiced into your fabric. Use bright colors!
3
Take your time and don't use too much paint.
4
After your design is complete set your fabric aside to dry.
5
When it is dry, get the hair spray and spray the fabric all over.
6
Bend it so it will look ripply.
7
Spray it again all over and then leave it in a safe place to dry.
8
Your fabric should look similar to this after it dries.
9
Get a small piece of wire and glue it onto the bottom back of the fabric. Allow it to dry.
10
Poke a hole into the foam, paper plate, or cardboard. Then put glue in it and stick the wire in it.
11
Add more glue around it and then add tape.
12
Place objects around it for it to dry upright. Repeat these steps if it falls until it dries upright
13
After it is dry and secure you can paint the base.
14
All done! Great job!
15
Explore more Jumprope
Want to create? It’s fast, easy, free & open to anyone.
Learn more.
More than 50,000 step-by-step guides to learn how to do anything.