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Ethnic Peacock Box

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By SANJAY | Ajmer, Rajasthan

Difficulty Level Expert

Classy look.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Roughly draw the inner designs on the box.

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, small flowers, spirals etc according to the design. Refer picture.
Stick the shapes on the MDF box using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue.
Prick dots in the coil using toothpick.
Leave to harden.

STEP 4:-

Paint the box using - Prussian Blue, White, Golden Yellow, Orange, Leaf Green, Sky Blue Pink and Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Gold. Refer picture.
Leave to dry.

STEP 5:-

Paint fine decorative designs using Fevicryl 3D Cone Outliner Regular- White. 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, White 27, Golden Yellow 09, Orange 17, Leaf Green 62, Sky Blue 63, Pink 18,Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Gold 352,Fevicryl 3D Cone Outliner Regular- White 707,Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue,Fine Art Brushes,Palette. MDF peacock box, Decorative stones, Toothpick, Pencil, Talcum powder.