songbird : pdf pattern
Make a realistic and elegant songbird, in this 31 page pdf download you are guided through the process of sewing, stuffing and sculpting the basic bird shape, creating natural looking layers of feathers (it’s easier than it looks), embroidering features, carving beaks, sculpting feet and giving your creation spirit and “birdness”. There are more than 100 photos, loads of instruction, tips and tricks and a resource and supply list. Every detail is explained and each element is broken down into easy to follow steps.
* Get started for free – find a complete guide to making realistic wire bird feet here.
You need basic sewing skills to make this bird. You can sew entirely by hand or use a machine for some seams.
This pattern is a (downloadable PDF) and is about 2 MB in size. You will need Adobe Reader (free) to view this pattern. The templates makes an bird approximately 4 inches tall and six inches long.