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How to Make Thread Balls Backdrop for Ganpati Background Decoration

| Fabric Craft > Fabric Painting Designs

By Hobby Ideas

Difficulty Level Intermediate

Why shouldn’t be Ganpati décor be truckloads of fun? Here is just the DIY for the family to come together and make together. These thread ball danglers also known as twine balls are super fun to make where you won’t stop just making a single ball, yes it’s that addictive! So wait no more, and make these awesome thread balls using easy craft techniques this festive season!

You can also check out DIY Satin Backdrop  Using Fabric Colours for Ganpati Decoration At Home, How to Make Paisley Wall Décor Backdrop for Ganesh Chaturthi and How to Make Neon Mandala Backdrop for Ganpati Decoration for other creative but simple homemade Ganpati decoration ideas on this Ganesh Chaturthi.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Getting started with making twine balls- | Hobbyideas

Getting started with making twine balls

• Take 5 to 6 balloons; blow them up to get the certain size.

STEP 2:-

Making the thread balls- | Hobbyideas

Making the thread balls

• Take a plastic bowl; pour the Fevicol A+ and little water in it.
• Mix the water and the glue neatly and soak the cobbler thread in the mixture.
• Take any one of the balloon. Tie the knot of the soaked thread towards the knotted area of the balloon.
• Wrap the thread all over on the balloon by covering it neatly.
• Similarly use the other balloons to make 5 to 6 thread balls.
• Leave it to dry completely.

STEP 3:-

Painting the thread balls.- | Hobbyideas

Painting the thread balls.

• After drying burst the balloons and remove it from the frame of the thread.
• Paint the balloons neatly with Acrylic Colours Sparkling Pearl Dark Blue 904 and Turquoise Blue 905. Let it dry.
• Your thread balls will look like this. Refer to the image.

STEP 4:-

Embellishing the thread balls- | Hobbyideas

Embellishing the thread balls

• Take the painted thread balls and decorate each ball with the small and big ornamental stones, small glass mirrors and the colourful punched flowers using Fabric Glue. Let it dry.
• Take the jute lace with leaves; tie each ball with the lace neatly.
• Dangle the painted thread balls on the jute lace aesthetically. These thread balls can be interspersed with small lights for that complete festive look.

you will need

Fevicryl Acrylic Colours Sparkling Pearl Dark Blue 904, Turquoise Blue 905, Fevicol A+, Fevicryl Fabric Glue, Colour Palette, Water Container, Cobbler Thread, Bowl, Scissors, Jute Lace with Leaves, Ornamental Stones (Round Small and Big Size), Glass Mirrors (Small Square), Flower Punches, A4 Colourful Papers