I started by spraying my paper with a metallic gold spray paint (two coats). Make sure you use a thick paper or canvas when using paint (I'm using some cheap watercolor paper).
For the template I searched "bird silhouette" on Google images
Picked the one I liked
And printed it out to make a template
After cutting it out I traced the shape LIGHTLY onto the paper
Then just add the paper around your shape
Create the shape buy cutting around where you traced and placing it around the bird
- Metallic paint
- Thick paper or a canvas
- Newspaper or book pages
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