How To: Make a Faux Zebra Hide

How To: Make a Faux Zebra Hide

Aaron Able
Feb 10, 2009
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Title: Faux Zebra Hide
Name: Bromeliad
Time: 5 hours
Cost: 50 cents (fabric was free)
Bromeliad's faux zebra hide is a PETA-friendly alternative to the real McCoy — perfect for those that like the graphic impact of an animal print without the ... impact. Click above for the pics and head below for all the instructions. Give Bromeliad a THUMBS UP if you find this project helpful....

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TOOLS:
White vinyl fabric, 1 or 2 yards depending on size of finished hide
Access to a digital projector
Washable marker or pen
Permanent marker
Scissors

STEPS:
1. Find a digital image of a zebra hide taken straight on and project it on to you fabric, enlarging to the desired size.
2. Trace an outline of the hide and stripes using washable pen.
3. Color in the stripes using permanent marker.
4. Allow marker to dry completely before cutting out faux hide.

RESOURCES:
Used digital projector at work after hours

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