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Decorative Basket

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By SUREKA | Other, Tamil Nadu

Difficulty Level Beginner

A decorative gifting basket.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Paint the basket using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Crimson.
Leave to dry.

STEP 2:-

Paint the oval MDF board using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- White.
Leave to dry.

STEP 3:-

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:-

To make the Lord Ganesha figure, take shilpkar dough and shape it in oval shape and stick it on painted oval MDF board with Fevicryl No-Stitch Fabric glue to form the stomach. Prick it with toothpick to form naval.

STEP 5:-

To make legs, take shilpkar dough and roll 2 drop shapes. Stick them as legs with thin part down. Pinch the thin part to flatten and shape it as feet. Make lines to show garment folds with paper cutter. Similarly make hands. Refer picture.

STEP 6:-

To make face and trunk, take shilpkar dough and roll it in a longer drop shape. Stick the face and slightly fold the thin tip to form trunk folding. Take two small balls of shilpkar dough, flatten them and stick as ears. Mark the eyes, trunk and ears with toothpick. Refer picture.
To make crown take shilpkar dough and shape t as crown and stick it. Use toothpick to make design and holes in the crown.

STEP 7:-

To make jewellery and tilak, take shilpkar dough and roll it in thin coils and stick on the figure.
Leave to harden

STEP 8:-

Paint the Ganesha using Fevicryl Sparkling Pearl Colour- Silver, Emerald Green and Golden Yellow.
Leave to dry.

STEP 9:-

Decorate using Fevicryl 3D Outliner Non Sticky Glitter- Gold.
Leave to dry.

STEP 10:-

Stick decorative stones, golden lace and pearl hangings using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue.
Leave to dry,

you will need

Fevicryl Shilpkar Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Crimson 04, White 27 Fevicryl Sparkling Pearl Colour- Emerald Green 908, Golden Yellow 907, Silver 910 Fevicryl 3D Outliner Non Sticky Glitter- Gold 401 Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue Fine Art Brushes Palette. Oval MDF board Basket Talcum powder Paper cutter Toothpick Decorative stones Golden Lace Pearl hangings.