Bronzing baby shoes with paint- Cute gift idea for sentimental parents
The baby’s little feet are a fascinating sweet thing. If you want to remember the first shoes and steps of your toddler then we have some ideas for you. Bronzing baby shoes and palm print in a modelling clay! Objects of great sentimental value for every parent that could be also a cute gift idea.
Bronzing baby shoes to preserve sweet memories
You’ll need a pair of baby shoes made of fabric, leather or wool, fabric softener, colorless varnish, metal colors in gold and copper, bitumen and turpentine, paint brushes.
Bronzing baby shoes – Materials
Apply 2 coats of fabric softener inside and outside of the shoes and let it dry for 24 hours.
Apply the metal colors with the brush throughout the shoe, with soft pats. Wait drying 5 hours and repeat the procedure. Shadow the areas you prefer with a darker colour.
Apply colorless varnish. Let dry for one hour.
In a bowl, mix 1 part bitumen with 1 part turpentine. Apply on the shoes and immediately wipe with a soft cloth. Allow to dry completely for 24 hours.
Bronzed baby palm and foot print in a frame