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Bag With A Dancing Peacock

| Fabric Craft > Fabric Painting Designs

By Hobby Ideas

Difficulty Level Beginner

Love to paint peacocks? Then you will love this brightly colourd, beautifully painted jute bag thats inspired by a peacock design from the Madhubani art form.


how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Bag With A Dancing Peacock  - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

Take a jute bag and paint a basecoat of yellow made by mixing Acrylic Colours - Orange, Yellow Ochre and White
Give two coats for even finish
Let it dry

STEP 2:-

Bag With A Dancing Peacock  - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

Draw a peacock and a tree design from the Madhubani art form on white paper in the size that of the bag
Trace a tree design on the bag using carbon paper

STEP 3:-

Bag With A Dancing Peacock  - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

Paint the peacock as shown in the image using Acrylic Colours - Ultramarine Blue, White, Black and Magenta

STEP 4:-

Bag With A Dancing Peacock  - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

Paint the trees by mixing Acrylic Colours - Black and Sap Green leaving a horizontal band at the base of the tree painted in White
Paint the leaves with Acrylic Colour - White

STEP 5:-

Bag With A Dancing Peacock  - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

Paint the tree on the other side in a similar manner

STEP 6:-

Bag With A Dancing Peacock  - Step 6 | Hobbyideas

Outline the tree, leaves and the peacock with 3D Cone Outliner - Black
Draw a design pattern on the white band left on the tree trunk

you will need

Fevicryl Acrylic Colours - Ultramarine Blue 23, Yellow Ochre 26, White 27, Black 02, Sap Green 21, Orange 17, Magenta 13, Fevicryl 3D Cone Outliner - Black 708, Fine Art Brushes, Colour Palette . Water Container, Pencil , A4 sized White Paper, Jute Bag, Red Carbon Paper