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Fashion Manikin


  • Paper Mache Manikin – choice of size
  • Acrylic Paint – white, flesh and a pink
  • ½ yard of ¾ inch black grosgrain ribbon
  • 1 – silver buckle to fit ribbon
  • Petaloo™ Flowers for Embellishment
  • White cotton lace doily - approx 10 inch
  • Vellum paper 8.5 x 11 size
  • Mod Podge™ matte medium

  1. Prime paint your manikin in all white – let dry.
  2. Section off the neckline and paint that Flesh.
  3. Mod Podge the vellum paper onto the skirt portion – leaving wrinkles like fabric. Let dry.
  4. Cut outline from doily, trim and apply glue to neckline for collar.
  5. Trim and add Petaloo™ embellishment.
  6. Dry brush (a brush with almost all the paint dabbed off on a paper towel) the skirt portion in pink.
  7. Add the black ribbon and buckle – glue into place.