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Ethnic Clock

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By SANJAY | Ajmer, Rajasthan

Difficulty Level Intermediate

A traditional looking clock

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Draw the inner details of peacock and other designs.

STEP 2:-

Take Fevicryl Shilpkar, mix the resin base and hardener evenly to form even dough.
You may sprinkle little talcum powder on your hands to avoid sticking.

STEP 3:-

Take shilpkar dough and make thin coils, spirals, flat round shape, flowers, flat drop shapes (for peacock feathers), etc according to the design. Refer picture.
Stick the shapes made on the MDF clock according to the design using Fevicryl No stitch Fabric Glue.
Use paper cutter to mark lines in the coils.
Leave to harden.

STEP 4:-

Paint using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Prussian Blue, Leaf Green, Vermilion, Deep Brilliant Purple, Violet, Dark Brown, White, Light Green and Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Gold. Refer picture.
You may create shades of your choice by mixing two acrylic colours.
Leave to dry.

STEP 5:-

Paint fine decorative designs using Fevicryl 3D Cone Outliner Regular- White and Fevicryl 3D Cone Outliner Pearl Metallic- Gold 352. Refer picture.
Leave to dry.

STEP 6:-

Apply 2-3 coats of Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue on the whole piece to get a glossy look.
Leave to dry.

STEP 7:-

Stick decorative stones using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue.
Leave to dry.

you will need

Fevicryl Shilpkar, Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Prussian Blue 19, Leaf Green 62, Vermilion 24, Deep Brilliant Purple 64, Violet 25, Dark Brown 05, White 27, Light Green 12, Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Gold 352, Fevicryl 3D Cone Outliner Pearl Metallic- Gold 352, Fevicryl 3D Cone Outliner Regular- White 707, Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue, Fine Art Brushes, Palette. Wooden peacock Clock, Pencil, Talcum powder, Paper cutter, Decorative stones.