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Clown Shoes

Clown Shoes
Clown Shoes

Designed by: Amy Law
Skill Level: Beginner

Clown conventions, clown rentals, clown clubs—if you’rea professional clown, you know your work is never done. Unfortunately, clownshave to spend all of their time on their feet, resulting in great aches andpains. Orthopedic shoes and other “soft souls” are a great answer, and nowyou can decorate them to be as sparkly, colorful and fun as traditional clownshoes. Just add beads, tape and thread!

Take a look at the pictures here to inspire your own decorationson your clown shoes.

Materials used:
• Treasure Tape™ 8” x 10” sheets, cut into strips or shapes to mold overyour shoe in desired areas
• Diamond Beadlets®
• Mrs. K’s Dimensional Threads: Blue, Green, Glow-in-the-dark, Yellows, RedsAssortments
• shoes
• buttons or cabochons if desired

Instructions:
Make sure the surface of your shoes are clean.
1. Lay strips of double-sided Treasure Tape on your shoes. Remove the redliner to expose the sticky part.
2. Begin embellishing with any buttons, cabochons or other large embellishments.
3. Then decorate with threads by laying the metallic braid in curls, swirlsetc as desired.
4. When thread decorating is complete, cover all remaining sticky areas withDiamond Beadlets.

Printing Instructions:
To print the instructions for this project click on the on the link above "Printable version" and then print the page using your web browser.  

If you have trouble printing this page and would like us to send you a printed copy send a #10 SASE to: Clown Shoes, P.O. Box 1258, Parkersburg, WV 26102.

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