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By Sukla | BURDWAN, West Bengal

Difficulty Level Intermediate

A classy frame giving the essence of traditional painting style.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Draw or trace the lady design on the paper canvas.
Paint the design using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Black, White, Flesh Tint, Fevicryl Sparkling Pearl Colour- Light Pink, Light Green, Dark Copper. Refer picture.
Leave to dry.
Cut the lady design.

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:-

Draw the design on the jarokha frame.
Take shilpkar dough and roll it in thin coils. Stick the coils according to the design using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue.
Mark the lines in the coils using paper cutter. Refer picture.
Leave to harden.

STEP 4:-

Paint the jarokha using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Black, Violet + White (inner part). Refer picture.
Highlight using Fevicryl Sparkling Pearl Colour- Dark Copper.
Leave to dry.

STEP 5:-

Stick the lady figure using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue. 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.

you will need

Fevicryl Shilpkar,Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Black, Violet 25, Flesh Tint 30, White 27,Fevicryl Sparkling Pearl Colour- Light Pink 913, Light Green 909, Dark Copper 914, Gold 912,Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue,Fine Art Brushes,Palette. Wooden Jarokha frame, Design, Carbon paper, Pencil, Paper cutter, Paper canvas, Scissors.