Introduction: Captain America Shield (Really Flies)

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Hello guys! today I'm going to be showing you how to make a flying Captain America Shield! This project will take about a day or two. So be patient, its worth the wait!

Step 1: Materials

  1. BIG piece of cardboard
  2. Pencil
  3. Ruler
  4. Scissors
  5. Glue (Standard Elmer's Glue is good for this)
  6. Acrylic paint (Red,White, and Blue)
  7. Paint Brush (I suggest a small one, it makes it look amazing)
  8. Newspaper

Step 2: Finding

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Find a HUGE piece of cardboard to use

Step 3: Penciling the Correct Size

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use a pencil to see how big you need your shield and make a circle for that size, don't forget to make the lines in the circle

Step 4: Cutting

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Cut out that circle, and don't forget to trim it to the perfect size, don't cut out the lines in the circle

Step 5:

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THis is what it should look like

Step 6: Draw and Cut

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Draw those long rectangles and cut them out

Step 7: Folding

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Take your ruler and put it at one of the lines you drew in the circle

Step 8: Gluing

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take those long cardboard rectangles you cut out and glue them to the back of your shield

Step 9: Folding

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fold your shield like so

Step 10: Getting Ready to Paint

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first, lay out a ton of newspapers or a big black bag, and choose your paints (red white and blue work the best!)

Step 11: Painting

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Now paint your shield and wait until it dries. Then paint your shield again

Step 12: DONE!!!

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your done now! congrats!! please give me suggestions, comment, and follow me!


seamster (author)2014-09-05

Awesome shield!

TheAmazingMaker (author)seamster2014-09-09

Thank You!

Its funny, I got the idea from you!

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Bio: I like superhero things and gadgets,costumes, and stuff! I also like making useful things too, like a Lego IPhone holder. Sometimes Im incredibly creative ... More »
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