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African Tribe

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By Usha | Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Difficulty Level Beginner

African couple strolling in the sun.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Paint the background sky on Fine Art Canvas, using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Cerulean Blue and White.
Leave to dry.

STEP 2:-

Draw or trace the design on the Fine Art Canvas.

STEP 3:-

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.

STEP 4:-

Apply Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue on the tree design, spread shilkar dough on it and shape it as tree. Mark lines in the tree bark using paper cutter.
Make leaves from shilkar dough and stick them on the branches using Fevicryl no Stitch Fabric Glue.
Leave to harden.

STEP 5:-

Paint the tree using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Burnt Sienna, Lemon yellow, Light Green and Sap Green.
Leave to dry.

STEP 6:-

Paint the African figures using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Black, Lemon Yellow, Burnt Sienna, Orange, Crimson and Light Green. Refer picture.
Leave to dry.

you will need

Fine Art Canvas,Fevicryl Shilpkar,Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Burnt Sienna 01, Crimson 04, Black 02, Orange 17, Light Green 12, Sap Green 21, White 27, Lemon Yellow 11, Cerulean Blue 32,Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue,Fine Art Brushes,Palette. Talcum powder, Paper cutter, Design, Carbon paper, Pencil.