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Asterix and Obelix shoes

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Difficulty Level Expert

Have an old pair of shoes to recycle? Make a style statement by sticking quirky cartoon characters on the shoes with Fevicryl Modge Podge. Yes, they will surely catch the eyes of your friends and family alike. This DIY project is super easy and giving  your boring canvas shoes a funky and super cool look!

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You can check out the art & craft products offered by us in the Catalogue section of the page. This DIY is mainly made using Fevicryl Acrylic Colours, Fevicryl Modge Podge, Fine art brushes and canvas shoes.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:- Choosing the shoes

Asterix and Obelix shoes - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

• Take plain white canvas shoes for decoupage.

STEP 2:- Choosing the print

Asterix and Obelix shoes - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

• Take the colour print outs on paper tissue, of famous comic cartoon characters Asterix and Obelix which will fit the walls of the shoes.
• Cut along the outlines of the cartoon characters which you want to stick on the shoes.
• Stick the cutouts aesthetically with the help of the Modge Podge on equal distance. Let it dry.
• Make sure that when you are sticking the cut outs remove the air bubble neatly and secure the design.
• Refer to the image.

STEP 3:- Painting typography

Asterix and Obelix shoes - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

• Paint few words like Coucou/ Paris/ Eiffel tower etc. using Acrylic Colour Black 02 and Chrome Yellow 03. Leave it to dry completely.
• Apply the first coat of Modge Podge vertically and then horizontally. Leave it to dry.
• You can apply 3 to 4 coats of Modge Podge to secure the design.

you will need

Fevicryl Acrylic Colours Black 02, Chrome Yellow 03, Fevicryl Modge Podge, Fine Art Brushes, Canvas Shoes, Colour Palette, Water Container, Colour Print Outs Of Cartoon Comics Asterix And Obelix , Scissors