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Pot Painting | Other Craft Ideas

By Shashi | Mohali, Punjab

Difficulty Level Beginner
Pot Painting | Hobbyideas
Traditional lady with frilled dupatta.
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how to do it yourself


Wash and dry the pot.
Draw or trace the design on the pot.


Take Fevicryl Shilpkar, mix the resin base and hardener evenly to form even dough.
You may sprinkle little talcum powder on your hands to avoid sticking.


To make the ruffle / frill on edge of dupatta, take shilpkar dough and roll it in a long coil. Flatten the coil and shape it like zig-zag and stick it on the edge of dupatta using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue. Refer picture.
Leave to harden.


Take shilpkar dough and make jewellery. Stick the jewellery using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue. Make the inner lines using paper cutter.
Leave to harden.


Paint the pot using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Dark Green and Light Green. Add dots with ear bud dipped in Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- White.
Paint the face using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Flesh Tint, Black, White and Crimson. Refer picture.
Paint the dupatta using Fevicrl Acrylic Colour- Crimson. Add dots with ear bud dipped in Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Golden Yellow.
Paint the dress using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Golden Yellow and add dots with ear bud dipped in Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Crimson.
Paint the jewellery and dupatta frill using Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Gold.
Leave to dry.


Apply 2-3 coats of Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue on the whole piece to get a glossy look.
Leave to dry.

you will need

Fevicryl Shilpkar,Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Dark Green 06, Light Green 12, Crimson 04, Flesh Tint 30, Black 02, Golden Yellow 09, White 27,Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Gold 352,Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue,Fine Art Brushes,Palette. Terracotta Pot, Talcum powder, Ear bud, Paper cutter, Design, Carbon paper, Pencil.