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Gangifa Card Box

| Paper Craft > Other Paper Crafts

By SHYLA | Bangalore, Karnataka

Difficulty Level Expert

Shyla Prasad has recreated the Gangifa designs from the ancient card games to paint this box.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Clean the wooden box and paint the sides of the box with Fevicryl Acrylic Colour – Crimson. Let it dry.

STEP 2:-

Paint the top of the box with White and apply a coat of Fevicryl Crackle Medium.

STEP 3:-

Leave it for 30 minutes and once tacky apply another layer of Crimson.

STEP 4:-

Cut out a circle shape from the card paper.

STEP 5:-

Draw or trace the traditional Gangifa peacock on it.

STEP 6:-

Paint the design using Crimson, Lemon Yellow, Dark Green and Cerulean Blue. Let it dry.

STEP 7:-

Outline the design with Black. Let it dry.

STEP 8:-

Stick the card on the top of the box using Fevicol MR. Let it dry.

you will need

Fevicryl Acrylic Colour Crimson 04, Black 02,Lemon Yellow 11, Dark Green 06, Cerulean Blue 32, White 27, Fevicryl Crackle Medium, Fine Art Painting Brush, Fevicol MR, Card paper, Wooden box