Friday, December 23, 2016

Old Wood Angels

A few weeks ago I used some old boards to make two angels. 
Angels 


Just using a jigsaw, I rounded the top of one board for the head and neck and scalloped the bottom edges of the other board. (I just "winged it.")

I attached the wing part on the back with a couple of screws, this makes it easy to take apart to store for next year.

One angel was dry brushed with white paint. I also painted white on all the edges.

 
My angels are about 25" tall and wide, but you could make them larger or smaller.
Angel 

Something very simple, but effective.

 
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6 comments:

  1. very cool! I love the simplicity and elegance of them.

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  2. Julie,

    I love your simple wooden angels and the paint job is perfect!

    gail

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  3. Oh goodness... these are so sweet, Julie! Totally featured them this weekend on DIY Salvaged Junk 360 this weekend! :)

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  4. Those angels are so adorable. Nice job.

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  5. Love them! The dry brushed paint treatment gives that beautiful wood tons of texture! <3

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