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Decorative jars

| Best out of Waste Ideas,Clay Modeling > Others

By Hobby Ideas

Difficulty Level Beginner

Have some old glass jars lying around you? Use them to decorate your space this Diwali! You just need Fevicryl Mouldit, Fevicryl Pearl Colours and a bit of imagination to create beautiful light holders from them.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:- Mix Fevicryl Mouldit

Decorative jars - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

• Take the Mouldit resin base and hardener; mix it thoroughly to make even dough.

STEP 2:- Roll the dough

Decorative jars - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

• Take the dough; roll it to make the medium thin coils by rolling it.
• Let it get semi dry.

STEP 3:- Sticking the coils

Decorative jars - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

• Take the glass jars.
• Stick the coils randomly by cutting it in different sizes on the jar using Fabric Glue.
• Leave it to dry. Make two such jars by sticking the coils on it.

STEP 4:- Making clay flowers

Decorative jars - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

• Take the dough, divide it in to small parts, and pinch each part to make the petals.
• Join the petals together to make rose flowers.
• Make about 80 to 90 such small and medium sized roses.
• Let it dry.

STEP 5:- Making leaves

Decorative jars - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

• Similarly take some dough to make the leaves.
• Create the veins on each leaf with clay carving tools.
• Let it dry completely.

STEP 6:- Painting flowers and assembly

Decorative jars - Step 6 | Hobbyideas

• Paint the flowers, leaves and the coils on the jar with Acrylic Colours Prussian Blue 19, Violet 25, Pearl White 301, Blue 305, Lilac 307, Sky Blue 319 and Turquoise Blue 320.
• Let it dry completely.
• Stick the flowers and the leaves aesthetically on the jar with Fabric Glue.
• Let it dry.

you will need

Fevicryl Acrylic Colours Prussian Blue 19, Violet 25, Fevicryl Acrylic Colours Pearl White 301, Blue 305, Lilac 307, Sky Blue 319, Turquoise Blue 320, Fevicryl Mouldit, Fevicryl Fabric Glue, Fine Art Brushes, Glass Jars, Paper Cutter, Clay Carving Tools, Colour Palette, Water Container.