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DECOUPAGE A HAND MIRROR USING ADULT COLOURING BOOK

| Paper Craft > Decoupage

By Shantha | Bangalore, Karnataka

Difficulty Level Beginner
DECOUPAGE A HAND MIRROR USING ADULT COLOURING BOOK | Hobbyideas
“You are beautiful, intelligent, creative, loving, brave and worthy of your own admiration and affection.”
Here’s how you can decoupage a mirror using the Adult Coloring books from Hobby Ideas.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

DECOUPAGE A HAND MIRROR USING ADULT COLOURING BOOK - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

Select your favorite design from the Adult Coloring book by Hobby Ideas and paint it using your choice of colors from the Fevicryl Sunflower Kit.
I have selected a design from the “Traditional Art Forms- Adult Coloring Book”. The design takes inspiration from the Kashmiri Art Form which is a Traditional Art Form of India. I have used Fevicryl Acrylic colors: Orange, Crimson, Sap Green and White to paint the design sheet.

STEP 2:-

DECOUPAGE A HAND MIRROR USING ADULT COLOURING BOOK - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

Once the paint has dried, turn over the colored sheet and sketch the outline of the mirror by using it as a reference.

STEP 3:-

DECOUPAGE A HAND MIRROR USING ADULT COLOURING BOOK - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

Cut the sheet along the outline drawn in the previous step.

STEP 4:-

DECOUPAGE A HAND MIRROR USING ADULT COLOURING BOOK - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

Use Fevicol to neatly paste the cut-out of the colored sheet onto the wooden mirror base.

STEP 5:-

DECOUPAGE A HAND MIRROR USING ADULT COLOURING BOOK - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

Neatly sand the edges using Emery paper.

STEP 6:-

DECOUPAGE A HAND MIRROR USING ADULT COLOURING BOOK - Step 6 | Hobbyideas

Use any Fevicryl Colour that goes well with your design to paint the edge of the mirror.
I have used Fevicryl Acrylic colour-orange.

STEP 7:-

DECOUPAGE A HAND MIRROR USING ADULT COLOURING BOOK - Step 7 | Hobbyideas

Use Fevicryl 3D outliner cones of your choice to enhance the design by working on the outline of the entire design.
I have used Fevicryl 3D outliners: Glitter Green and Orange to work on the outlines of the design.

STEP 8:-

DECOUPAGE A HAND MIRROR USING ADULT COLOURING BOOK - Step 8 | Hobbyideas

You can further enhance the beauty of the mirror by using crystals and other embellishments. These can be stuck using Fevicol.
Once Dry, You can apply a coat of Modge Podge onto the entire surface of the Mirror. This can be followed by a coat of varnish.

you will need

Adult Coloring Book, Decoupage base- Mirror, Fevicryl Sunflower Kit, Fine Art brushes, Fevicryl 3D Outliners, Fevicol Power, Modge Podge, Scissors, Emery paper, Crystals/embellishments

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