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Candle Stand

| Clay Modeling

By Harsha | Ahmedabad, Gujarat

Difficulty Level Expert

This lovely candle stand will surely lighten up your room.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Mix 2 shilpkars evenly, roll into 3 thick rods of size 4 inches, 6inches and 8 inches.
Leave to harden for few hours.

STEP 2:-

Mix 2 shilpkars, roll them with rolling pin, cut three circles of 3inches each.
When semi set, pierce the hardened rods (refer step 1) in centre of each circle. Use drop of fabric glue.
Leave to harden.

STEP 3:-

Mix 1 shilpkar, roll it in thick circle of approx 6 inches diameter.
When semi-set, insert all the three rods. Use drop of fabric glue.
Leave to harden.

STEP 4:-

Mix 1 shilpkar. Roll thin strips and coil them around the base, rod and upper circle. Extend coiling on the upper circle border to form a boundary (refer picture).

STEP 5:-

Paint the whole stand black, then paint the coils in pearl metallic bronze colour.
Leave to dry.

STEP 6:-

Apply 2-3 coats of fabric glue to get a glossy finish.

you will need

Fevicryl Shilpkar approx 6 pcs, Fevicryl Acrylic Black 02. Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Bronze 355, Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue. Talcum powder, Rolling pin (belan), Fancy candles.