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Elephant Hanger

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Difficulty Level Intermediate

This cute looking elephant hanger made in MDF wood is painted with Acrylic Colours. Use it to hang your childrens' clothes or you may creatively use it to display your photographs. Kids are sure to have fun painting this elephant hanger.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Elephant Hanger   - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

Mix Fevicol MR with water in a small glass or plastic bowl to make a thick liquid
Apply a layer of Fevicol MR on the wooden hanger
Place the tissue paper on the wet layer of Fevicol and apply one more layer on the tissue paper as well
It will create a rough, crumpled surface texture
Tear the extra tissue thats going out of the wooden surface
Leave it to dry completely
Colour the elephant in grey made by mixing Acrylic Colour - Black and White
Outline the eyes and the tusks in Acrylic Colour - White and the foot in Black with white outlines
Leave it to dry

STEP 2:-

Elephant Hanger   - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

Sponge dab a base coat of pink made by mixing Crimson and White
Leave it to dry
Colour the foot in Pink and outline them as well as the eyes and the trunk in White
Stick the felt flower using No Stitch Fabric Glue to add a cute look
Leave it to dry

you will need

Fevicryl Acrylic Colours – Black 02, Crimson 04, White 27, Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue, MDF Wooden Elephant Hanger, Colour Palette, Felt Flower – Craft Accessories, Fine Art Brushes, Fevicol MR Water Colours, Pencil, Sponge,Tissue Paper, Small Plastic Bowl