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Corner Stand

| Clay Modeling

By Naghma

Difficulty Level Expert

A perfect décor of the corner of room.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

To make paper mache dough, soak the egg trays over night in water. Strain excess water and mix in ceramic powder and Fevicol MR. Knead to form dough.

STEP 2:-

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To prepare the stand, apply Fevicol MR on both the ends of the paper roll. Stick the MDF / plywood on both ends.
Apply a layer of paper mache dough on the base and top joints. Refer picture. Smooth the dough by running wet fingers on it.
Apply a thick layer of Fevicol SH on the paper roll, allow it to semi-dry. Then texture it using a comb.
Leave overnight to dry completely.

STEP 3:-

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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:-

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To make roses, take little Shilpkar dough and press it to make flat round petal. Make 10-12 petals. Take one petal and roll to form a rose bud. Attach more petals to the bud and shape it as a rose flower. Make total 2 rose flowers. Stick the flowers on the stand using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue. you can make other flowers of your choice.

STEP 5:-

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To make leaves, take Shilpkar dough and pinch it flat to shape it as leaves using fingers. Make leaves of different sizes. Mark the veins in the leaves using paper cutter. Stick the leaves on the stand using Fevicryl No-Stitch Fabric Glue.
To make tendrils, take Shilpkar dough and roll it in thin long coils. Stick these coils as tendrils using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric glue.
Leave to harden.

STEP 6:-

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Paint the whole piece using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Black. Leave to dry.

STEP 7:-

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Dry brush Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Bronze on it. Leave to dry.

STEP 8:-

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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- Black 02 Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Bronze 355 Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue Fevicol MR Fine Art Brushes. A cylindrical paper roll (the hard cylinder found inside alluminium foil or tissue roll),2 round MDF/ plywood,3-4 egg trays,200gm ceramic powder,Talcum powder,Comb