Create sweet figures that make every guest smile.
Gain confidence creating a variety of adorable kid toppers with guidance from Elina Prawito. You'll start by discovering how to use Elina's no-fail templates and simple techniques to make your topper's legs and torso. Then secure them together with simple skewers.
Learn subtle modeling techniques to shape the head and make two different but equally adorable faces: one smiling with open eyes and the second laughing with closed eyes.
Once you can create the basic body shapes, continue on to create a sweet girl topper. Elina will teach you how to add hand-painted striped stockings, a gathered and pleated dress, and a cute flip hairstyle.
Next, you'll turn your attention to Elina's darling princess. Discover how to shape a delicate scalloped petticoat, learn painting techniques for perfect polka-dot details, build more advanced hairstyles and add royal-inspired accessories.
Take your basic figure and turn it into a handsome, hip boy. Elina will show you the steps to make a slim-fitting T-shirt, stylish vest and cool hairstyle without using templates. Then add trendy details such as checked pants and a polka-dot bow tie.
Complete your topper creations by learning how to make a whimsical bunny baby. You'll get tips to hand-form a new body shape and face, make a hooded bunny costume, add cute details and even make a frog baby variation.