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| Clay Modeling

By VARSHA | Jaipur, Rajasthan

Difficulty Level Beginner

Make your own personalised decorative alphabets.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Draw and cut the alphabet shape on the mountboard.

STEP 2:-

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 3:-

Take shilpkar dough and roll it in thin long coil.
Take two coils together and twist them with each other to get a twisted coil.
Stick the twisted coil as per the alphabet shape on the mounboard using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue.

STEP 4:-

Take shilpkar dough and make small leaves and roses. Stick them on the alphabets suing Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue.
Leave to harden.

STEP 5:-

Paint the alphabet using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Crimson, Lemon Yellow and Light Green.
Leave to dry.

STEP 6:-

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- Crimson 04, Lemon Yellow 11, Light Green 12,Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue,Fine Art Brushes,Palette. Mountboard, Pencil, Scissors, Talcum powder.