Once the paint had dried I began crocheting around the wire with the brown yarn. I used the larger 5.5 mm crochet hook and used a chain stitch. I alt...
Step 10: The Perch
As I mentioned in Step 7, in order to get the chickadee to sing it needs to sit on a piece of metal. So what I did was make a little stand to look like a tree branch. I found a flat piece of wood and drilled a hole into it. Then I took a couple of floral stem wires and formed a branch (it is made of 4 22 gauge wires twisted around each other). I glued the wires into the hole and then reinforced it with some Sugru. I also used the Sugru to affix the small piece of metal to the branch. The Sugru is white so when it had dried I painted it with brown paint to blend in with the brown yarn.
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