How to Make Flocked Chicks for Spring

Posted by Morena Hockley

Are you ready for spring?

I know I am! This fun project is great for Easter or spring decor, and fun for adults and kids to make. With a few supplies from Blitsy you can easily make cute flocked chicks to decorate your home with.

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Large Styrofoam Egg

Styrofoam Rings

Chalky Finish Paint

Martha Stewart Flocking Powder

Mod Podge or glue

Green Yarn

Metal Sheet (for the beak)

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Paint the egg with Chalky Finish Paint.

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Paint a section of the painted egg with Mod Podge. Sprinkle the flocking powder on. Repeat this until the entire surface has been covered. I covered my egg twice to give it a thick flocked appearance.

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Wrap the styrofoam ring with green yarn to make a grassy "nest" for the chick to sit in.

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Now you can have fun embellishing your flocked chick! I made a tiny glittered crown out of card stock. I used glossy paint to make the eyes, and made a cone out of a bit of metal sheet to create a beak. I used a bit of glue to add all these items to the chick. Once everything is dry, simply place the chick in the "grass". Have fun crafting and creating for spring!

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