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Krishna Mural

| Clay Modeling

By ARCHANA | Bangalore, Karnataka

Difficulty Level Expert

Beautiful hand crafted frame for the Lord.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Stick the poster on the MDF board using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue, leaving more space at the base.

STEP 2:-

Take Fevicryl Shilpkar, mix the resin base and hardener evenly to form even dough.
You can sprinkle little talcum powder on your hands to avoid sticking.

STEP 3:-

To make the embossed design on the frame, take Shilpkar dough and roll it into thin coils.
Stick these coils to form delicate designs on the MDF Board using Fevicryl No-Stitch Fabric Glue. Refer picture.
Similarly make the floral border with leaves.

STEP 4:-

To make Krishnas jewellery, take Shilpkar dough and roll it in long coil. Stick the coil to make necklace, bracelet and armlet. Similarly make earring and crown.
Make holes with backside of the brush in the Shilpkar, to make space to stick decorative stones.
Leave to harden.

STEP 5:-

Paint the design at the base of poster completely with Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Burnt Sienna. Leave to dry. Sponge dab on it with Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Gold.
Paint the floral border with Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour Gold and Green. Paint dots with Fevicryl 3D Cone Outliner Pearl Metallic Gold.
Leave to dry.

STEP 6:-

Apply 2-3 coats of Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue to get glossy look.
Leave to dry.

STEP 7:-

Stick decorative stones to embellish.

TIP: After getting the artwork framed you can stick decorative stones on the frame to enhance the look.

you will need

Fevicryl Shilpkar- 3 packs,Fevicryl Acrylic Colours- Burnt Sienna 01,Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Gold 354, Green 357,Fevicryl 3D Cone Outliner Pearl Metallic – Gold 352,Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue,Fine Art Brushes,Colour PaletteKrishna poster or photo,MDF Board- bigger than the poster,Assorted coloured stones,Sponge,Toothpick,Talcum powder.