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Egyptian Coffee Painting

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By Vijaylaxmi

Difficulty Level Intermediate

A classy Egyptian scene to adorn your room.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Take Fine Art Canvas board, draw or trace the Egyptian Design on it.
Apply 2 coats of Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue on it. Leave to dry completely.

STEP 2:-

Outline the figures with Fevicryl 3D Cone Outliner- Black and inner finer details with Fevicryl Pearl Metallic 3D Cone Outliner- Copper, Gold and Silver.
Leave to dry.

STEP 3:-

Take bowls and in each mix coffee powder and water in ratio 4:1, 3:2, 2:3 and 1:4 respectively.
The coffee bowl ratio 4:1 (4 parts coffee and 1 part water) will give the darkest shade.

STEP 4:-

Using Fine Art Brushes paint the design on the canvas with the prepared coffee solutions.
Use dark coloured coffee solution to paint the darker areas and light coloured coffee solution for lighter areas.
Use Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Gold on areas you want to highlight example: crown, arrow etc.
Leave to dry.

you will need

Fine Art Canvas size 14” X 18”Fevicryl 3D Cone Outliner- Black 708Fevicryl 3D Cone Outliner Pearl Metallic - Copper 353, Gold 352, Silver 351Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Gold 352Fevicryl No-Stitch Fabric GlueFine Art BrushesColour Pallet.Nescafe Coffee or any filtered coffeeDesign sheet- EgyptianWaterCarbon Paper4-5 small bowls.