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By Josephine | Madurai, Tamil Nadu

Difficulty Level Beginner

Created innovative door stoppers - "The cat family Door Stoppers"..!!!

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

DOOR STOPPER - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

Take three tissue roll or canvas roll of size 9" 10" 12".

STEP 2:-

DOOR STOPPER - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

Cut the top in a way to get two pointed edges for the ears(as a shown in the picture)

STEP 3:-

DOOR STOPPER - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

Cut three circles in thick cardboard and stick it to the bottom using glue gun.

STEP 4:-

DOOR STOPPER - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

Fill the roll with marble chips or sand as shown in the picture.

STEP 5:-

DOOR STOPPER - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

Seal the top with thick chart(box board) and cut according to the shape.

STEP 6:-

DOOR STOPPER - Step 6 | Hobbyideas

Draw and paint the eyes and noes to it.

STEP 7:-

DOOR STOPPER - Step 7 | Hobbyideas

Mix Shilpkar Resin Base and Hardener to form an even dough and form the noes, cheek and tail.

STEP 8:-

DOOR STOPPER - Step 8 | Hobbyideas

Take 2- tbsp of ceramic powder
2- tbsp of Plaster of Paris (mix the powder well before adding Fevicol)
2- tbsp of Fevicol
1- tbsp of water

STEP 9:-

DOOR STOPPER - Step 9 | Hobbyideas

Mix it into semi solid consistency, with your fingers give a rough texture all around.

STEP 10:-

DOOR STOPPER - Step 10 | Hobbyideas

Paint it with Acrylic Colour White first and then paint it with the colours of your choice. Give dry brush shading with pearl white to enhance the texture

STEP 11:-

DOOR STOPPER - Step 11 | Hobbyideas

Decorate it with laces and ribbons of your choice.

you will need

Fevicryl Shilpkar, Fevicryl Sunflower Kit, Fine Art Brush, Fevicol MR, Colour Palette, Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Kit, Empty canvas roll or tissue roll, Glue Gun, Marble chips, Ribbons and laces