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By Anupriya | Satna, Madhya Pradesh

Difficulty Level Intermediate

Waterfall landscape gets you close to nature.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

For texturing the back ground mix Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue with water in ratio 3:1. With this mixture stick a layer of toilet paper on the MDF.
Leave to dry.

STEP 2:-

Draw the design on the MDF board.

STEP 3:-

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

STEP 4:-

To make the rocky look at the starting of waterfalls, take Shilpkar dough and stick it on the boundary. Texture with toothpick or paper cutter. Refer picture.
To make the coconut tree, apply Fevicryl No-Stitch Fabric Glue on the MDF and spread Shilpkar dough in the leaves and trunk area. Mark details with paper cutter. To make coconuts roll small balls of Shilpkar dough and stick. Refer picture.

STEP 5:-

To make mountains and hut, apply Fevicryl No-Stitch Fabric Glue in that area and spread Shilpkar dough on it. Shape with fingers and mark details with toothpick.

STEP 6:-

Draw and cut lady figure on mount board. Apply Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue on in and spread Shilpkar dough on it. Shape the face, dupatta, hand and dress with fingers. Mark finer details with toothpick. Stick the lady figure on the MDF.
To make shed pillars for the lady, roll Shilpkar dough in coils and stick. Make four coils. Refer picture.

STEP 7:-

To make rose, make small round flat petals. Roll one petal to make a bud. Stick few more petals around the bud to make a rose flower. Make six roses.
To make leaves, roll Shilpkar dough flat using rolling pin, leave to semi harden, then cut leaves from it in different sizes. Mark the inner details of the leaves with paper cutter. Make approx 25 leaves.
Roll Shilpkar in long coil, stick it on the frame like creeper. Stick roses and leaves on it.

STEP 8:-

To make fishes, take Shilpkar dough and shape it like fish. Stick the fishes in water area.

STEP 9:-

Stick shells and stones. Refer picture.
Leave the frame to dry.

STEP 10:-

Paint the back ground with Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Gold.
Paint the water, rocks, mountains, house, tree, fishes, shed, shells and stones with Fevicryl Pear Colours- Orange, Cherry Red, Green, Sky Blue and Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colours- Copper, Bronze, Rust, Gold.
Paint the lady with Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Ultra Marine Blue, Flesh tint. Stick kundan stones using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue. Refer picture.

STEP 11:-

Paint the finer details of house, shed pillars, tree and small flowers using Fevicryl 3D Cone Outliner Pearl- Cherry Red, White, Black and Fevicryl 3D Outliner Glitter- Gold, Green, Black. Refer picture.
Leave to dry.

STEP 12:-

Apply 2-3 layers of Fevicryl No-Stitch Fabric Glue on the whole frame to get a glossy look. Leave to dry.
Stick dry grass on the house roof and shed.

you will need

Fevicryl Shilpkar- 6-8 packs,Fevicryl Pear Colours- Orange 317, Cherry Red 316, Green 304, Sky Blue 319,Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colours- Copper 353, Bronze 355, Rust 354, Gold 352,Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Ultra Marine Blue 32, Flesh tint 30,Fevicryl 3D Cone Outliner Pearl- Cherry Red 316, White 301, Black 306,Fevicryl 3D Outliner Glitter- Gold 401, Green 403, Black 415,Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue,Fine Art Brushes,Colour Palette,MDF Board,Mount board,Shells,Dry Grass,Kundan stones,Toilet Paper Roll,Stones,Pencil,Paper Cutter,Toothpick,Rolling pin (belan),Talcum powder.