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Dragon Fly | Clay Modeling

By Hobby Ideas

Difficulty Level Intermediate
Dragon Fly | Hobbyideas
Try making this Dragon Fly sitting on the grass. You can keep it on your table top or make it in to a wind mobile.

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how to do it yourself

STEP 1
Dragon Fly - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

Draw the wings of the dragon fly on an A4 sized white paper and trace it on an OHP sheet using 3D Outliner Non Sticky Glitter - Silver.

STEP 2
Dragon Fly - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

Fill in the wings of the dragon fly with a mosaic pattern using 3D Outliner Non Sticky Glitter - Silver and leave it to dry for 20 mins.

STEP 3
Dragon Fly - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

Draw the grass pattern on an A4 sized white paper as shown in the image.

STEP 4
Dragon Fly - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

Place an OHP sheet on the white paper and trace the pattern on the OHP sheet using Glass Outliner - Black. Leave it for 5 min.

STEP 5
Dragon Fly - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

Colour the grass in green shades made by mixing Glass Colours - Water Based - Golden Yellow and Crystal Green in different proportions.Leave it to dry for 20 min.

STEP 6
Dragon Fly - Step 6 | Hobbyideas

Stick the edges of the OHP sheet with No Stitch Fabric Glue to a form a cylindrical shape. Leave it to dry.

STEP 7
Dragon Fly - Step 7 | Hobbyideas

Take I Clay - Green and make a round ball for the head of the dragon fly.Make two tiny ball for the eyes.

STEP 8
Dragon Fly - Step 8 | Hobbyideas

Place the tiny balls on the head on the two lateral sides.

STEP 9
Dragon Fly - Step 9 | Hobbyideas

Press the balls to make the flat eyes.

STEP 10
Dragon Fly - Step 10 | Hobbyideas

To make the body of the dragon fly attach one small ball of green clay just behind the head. Take I Clay – Green and Yellow and mix it a little to get the marbelled effect and make two small balls.

STEP 11
Dragon Fly - Step 11 | Hobbyideas

Roll one of the marbelled balls in a long conical coil to complete the body of the dragon fly.

STEP 12
Dragon Fly - Step 12 | Hobbyideas

Roll a small conical coil to sandwich the wings of the dragon fly under the body. Leave it to dry.

STEP 13
Dragon Fly - Step 13 | Hobbyideas

Stick the dragon fly on the rolled OHP sheet with the help of No Stitch Fabric Glue. Leave it to dry.

you will need

Hobby Ideas Glass Colours Water Based - Golden Yellow 852, Crystal Green 854, Hobby Ideas Glass Outliner – Black, Fevicryl 3D Outliner Non Sticky Glitter - Silver 402, Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue, Clay - Green, Yellow, OHP Sheet, A4 sized White Paper, Pencil

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FEVICRYL 3D OUTLINER - GLITTER SILVER (20 ML)

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FEVICRYL NO STITCH FABRIC GLUE 30 ml

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