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Lady with Fruits

| Clay Modeling

By PADMAJA | Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Difficulty Level Intermediate

Piece of art to adorn your living room.





how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Clean the PVC pipe.
Paint the PVC pipe using Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Copper. Leave to dry.

STEP 2:-

Draw or trace the design on the PVC pipe.

STEP 3:-

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 4:-

To make the lady figure, apply a layer of Fevicryl no-Stitch fabric Glue on the design and spread Shilpkar dough on it. Give shape using fingers. Mark finer details using toothpick and paper cutter.
Similarly make and stick the basket, fruits, birds, rocks and grasses using Shilpkar dough and Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue.
Leave to harden.

STEP 5:-

Paint the lady figure using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Black, and paint her dress with Fevicryl Pearl Colour- Green and Blue. Leave to dry.
Apply Fevicryl No-Stitch Fabric Glue on the jewellery of the lady. Sprinkle Fevicryl Metallic Powder- Silver on it. Leave to dry. Tap off extra powder.

STEP 6:-

Paint the birds, rocks, grasses, basket and fruits using Fevicryl Pearl Colours- White, Fevicryl acrylic Colour- Crimson, Dark Brown, Light Green, Violet and Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Gold. Leave to dry.
You may create shades of your choice by mixing two acrylic colours.

STEP 7:-

Apply 2-3 coats of Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue on whole piece to get glossy look.

TIP: Use this art piece as spoon stand or fix a thick glass piece on top and use as coffee table or phone stand.

you will need

Fevicryl acrylic Colour- Black 02, Crimson 04, Dark Brown 05, Light Green 12, Violet 25 Fevicryl Pearl Colours- Green 304, Blue 305, White 301 Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Gold 353, Copper 353 Fevicryl Pearl Metallic powder- Silver 20 Fevicryl Shilpkar Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue Fine Art Brushes Pallet. PVC pipe Talcum powder Design Carbon paper Toothpick Paper cutter Pencil.