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A Funky Cup

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By Hobby Ideas

Difficulty Level Intermediate

What a wonderful idea to convert your mug into a funky character like this. You may keep it on your study table to hold your pen / pencils or may use it as a spoon holder.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

A Funky Cup  - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

Take four pieces of A5 sized drawing paper

STEP 2:-

A Funky Cup  - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

Paint the papers in colours like red, green, skin tone and brown
To make a skin tone colour, you may mix very little red and yellow to white
Brown colour can be made by mixing green and red together

STEP 3:-

A Funky Cup  - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

Draw and cut a star and a mouth on the red coloured paper

STEP 4:-

A Funky Cup  - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

Cut a few thin strips of paper from the green coloured paper for the shirt

STEP 5:-

A Funky Cup  - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

Cut the brown paper into two equal halves
Cut the eyebrows, nose and two semi-circles for the eyes from one half of the paper

STEP 6:-

A Funky Cup  - Step 6 | Hobbyideas

The other half of the paper is further cut into strips to form a fringed strip for the hair

STEP 7:-

A Funky Cup  - Step 7 | Hobbyideas

Cut skin tone coloured paper into two parts, one slightly thicker than the other
The thicker paper will be used for making the face

STEP 8:-

A Funky Cup  - Step 8 | Hobbyideas

Draw a hand on the other piece of paper painted in skin tone colour

STEP 9:-

A Funky Cup  - Step 9 | Hobbyideas

The remaining green coloured paper is rolled into a thin cylinder to make the hand

STEP 10:-

A Funky Cup  - Step 10 | Hobbyideas

Assemble and stick all the cut parts using Fevicol MR, as seen in the image above to make your funky character mug

you will need

Rangeela Tempera Colours, Fevicol MR, Fine Art Brushes, Colour Palette Water Container, A5 Sized Drawing Papers, Pencil, Ruler, Scissors, Ceramic Mug