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Aborigional Mobile Pouch

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Difficulty Level Intermediate

This tribal mobile pouch is an apt accessory to show of your wild side
Its also an opportunity to learn a new technique of cutwork on canvas and stippling effect. 


how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Aborigional Mobile Pouch - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

Draw an Aborigional tribal face mask design on an A4 sized drawing paper in the same size as that of your mobile
Leave a 1” margin on the two lateral and bottom sides

STEP 2:-

Aborigional Mobile Pouch - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

Cut three pieces of fine art canvas measuring a little more than the size of the drawing on the paper.
Trace the design on one of the pieces using a carbon paper.

STEP 3:-

Aborigional Mobile Pouch - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

Cut out all the negative areas with a sharp paper cutter.

STEP 4:-

Aborigional Mobile Pouch - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

Colour the mask in a shade of brown made by mixing Acrylic Colours - Black and Yellow Ochre
Paint it's borders and the two remaining canvas pieces with Black
Leave it to dry

STEP 5:-

Aborigional Mobile Pouch - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

Stick the two black canvas pieces with No Stitch Fabric Glue by turning their edges inwards

STEP 6:-

Aborigional Mobile Pouch - Step 6 | Hobbyideas

Cut the mask in the size of the pouch and stick it on one of the surfaces
Colour the mask with stippling effect using the back end of a thin painting brush
The colours used for stippling are Acrylic Colours - Yellow Ochre outlined with White
Stick white ornamental stones for the eyes using No Stitch Fabric Glue

you will need

Fevicryl Acrylic Colours Regular - Black 02, White 27, Yellow Ochre 26, Fine Art Brushes, Fine Art Canvas Sheet, Fevicryl No Stich Fabric Glue A4 sized White Drawing Paper, Yellow Carbon Paper, Paper Cutter, Pencil, Ruler, Eraser, Scissors, 2 pieces of White Ornamental Stones for the eyes