Angel Crochet Ornament

Angel Crochet Ornament

FolkArt Sparkles - Real Green, 2 oz.
FolkArt Sparkles - Pure Gold, 2 oz.
Essentials Brushes - Gold Nylon - Shader, #2
FolkArt Metallics - Christmas Green, 2 oz.
FolkArt Metallics - Bright Red, 2 oz.
FolkArt Metallics - Pearl White, 2 oz.
FolkArt Metallics - Sequin Black, 2 oz.
FolkArt Metallics - Inca Gold, 2 oz.
Decorative excelsior moss
Gold ribbon- 14" long
Green permanent marker
Small round bead or button
White iridescent wired ribbon - 12" long
Wooden ball knob - 1 1/4"
2" clay pot

Paint clay pot (angel's body) Inca Gold. Paint ball knob (angel's head) Pearl White. Dip end of brush in Sequin Black to make eyes and Bright Red to make cheeks. Use paint brush to paint mouth in Bright red. Highlight eyes with Pearl White. Pull out enough excelsior to form angel hair. Paint excelsior with Inca Gold. Let dry.

With green permanent marker, draw bow on angel body (see photo for placement). Cover with Real Green Sparkles.

Brush Pure Gold Sparkles over clay pot. Use more than one coat for more sparkles.

Make a loop of gold ribbon, knotting bead or button inside of pot to hold it securely. Bring loop out through hole on the top of the pot to use as a hanger.

Glue hair to head. Let dry. Highlight hair with Pure Gold Sparkles.

Cut 6" of wired ribbon, fold ends into the center to form wings. Glue to the back of the clay pot. Roll remaining ribbon lengthwise around a pencil. Form into a circle and glue head for halo.