Little Beauties Painted Butterfly Shoes
- Tulip® Soft® Fabric Paint – Mandarin Orange, Crimson Red, Sunshine Yellow, Chocolate and Glacier White
- Tulip® Fabric Markers
- Tulip® Fabric Paintbrushes – Round
- Canvas Slip-on Shoes – White or Natural
- Dressmaker’s Pencil
- Foil (or Foam Plate)
- Container with Water
- Paper Towels
Using pattern as a guide, sketch butterfly design onto shoes with dressmaker’s pencil.
Paint in wing segments of butterflies with Soft® paint, blending colors as needed to create dimension. Use Crimson Red and Mandarin Orange for monarch butterfly; use Chocolate Brown blended with Mandarin Orange and Sunshine Yellow for the other butterfly. Let dry.
Use brown and black fabric markers to fill in bodies and wing edges of butterflies.
Highlight butterflies with Glacier White Soft® paint. Let dry.
Stuffing shoes with paper towels or newspaper provides a stable painting surface.