How To Make Wicked Witch Legs:

This Wicked Witch Leg tutorial was submitted by Micki Hares from A Whim and A Prayer Custom CreationsMicki is also a member of our Home Decorating, Upcycling and DIY Facebook group. If you would like to share a project to be featured on this site, you can do so here.

How to Make Wicked Witch Legs Tutorial

 

Materials used:

 

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How To Make these wicked witch legs: 

 

1. I first cut scrap chicken wire to the length of legs. Making sure to add extra for “knee bend”. I Then used scrap cardboard to create back section of the leg.

 

Top down image of chicken wire to make the leg

Adding poster board to the chicken wire to add shape to the leg

 

2.I made my own modpodge glue with the below  recipe.

 

Text of the recipe for home made Mod Podge

 

3. I then used newspaper and old phone book pages to paper mache around the legs and then left to dry overnight.

 

Covering the fake leg with newspaper and mod podge

 

4. I also spray painted a pair of shoes I rescued from a church rummage sale

 

Close up of a can of red glitter spray paint

 High heeled lace up shoes sprayed with red glitter spray paint

 

5. I cut a small scrap piece of wood to fit inside the shoe.

 

6.I then took the piece of wood, put it inside the foot part of the sock, put that into the shoe then pulled the sock onto the leg

 

7.I placed two pieces of scrap wood into the hedges and flipped the legs upside down onto the scrap wood stakes.

 

Image of a wooden stake placed in a shrub to hold the leg in place

 

They provided sturdiness and allow the legs to stay upright in position instead of falling into the hedges.

And there you have it! You can see more of my work at A Whim and A Prayer Custom Creations

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How to Make DIY Wicked Witch Legs Final Image

 

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