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Fabric Cutwork Backdrop

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Difficulty Level Expert

This fabric cutwork designed backdrop for Ganesha brings a festive feeling with its bright colours and handmade touch. A simple cutwork done and a fabric backing along with a cutwork design adds brightness to the whole project.


how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Fabric Cutwork Backdrop - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

Take an A3 sized white paper
Draw a border with a paisley design and lotus flowers on one corner
The border measures about 3 inches in thickness and 18 inches in length

STEP 2:-

Fabric Cutwork Backdrop - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

Take a yellow polycot fabric measuring 24” X 24” in size
Trace the design on the fabric for the borders and a scalloped outline for the edges of the fabric
Draw a square measuring 14" x 14" inside the border filled in with a checkered pattern
Outline the complete design using Liquid Embroidery Glitter - Gold Rush
Leave it to dry

STEP 3:-

Fabric Cutwork Backdrop - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

Burn out the border design using an incence stick
The Liquid Embroidery outlines will protect and make it easy to burn the fabric within the outlines only

STEP 4:-

Fabric Cutwork Backdrop - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

The outlined scalloped border and the checkered pattern are also burned using an incence stick

STEP 5:-

Fabric Cutwork Backdrop - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

Take a pink polycot fabric for the backing and a yellow cutwork fabric measuring
26” x 26” inches in size
Create a scalloped outline for the edges of the backdrop
Outline the design using Liquid Embroidery Glitter - Gold Rush
Leave it to dry
Burn the scalloped outlines with an incense stick to make cutwork borders

STEP 6:-

Fabric Cutwork Backdrop - Step 6 | Hobbyideas

Arrange the yellow fabric on the pink fabric
Stick the yellow fabric on the pink fabric using No Stitch Fabric Glue along its borders
Leave it to dry

you will need

Fevicryl Liquid Embroidery Glitter - Gold Rush 408, Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue, A3 Sized White Paper, Pencil, Ruler, Yellow Polycot Fabric 24” x 24” in Size, Pink Polycot Fabric 26” x 26 in size, Incense Stick, Match Box, Red Carbon Paper