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Madhubani Pot

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By Manisha | Thane, Maharashtra

Difficulty Level Intermediate

Decorate your house with this traditional pot.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Wash and dry the terracotta pot.
Draw or trace the design.

STEP 2:-

Paint the lady’s body and dress using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Golden Yellow, Burnt Sienna, Crimson, Light Green, Orange, Prussian Blue. Refer picture.
You can mix Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- White to acrylic colours to lighten the tone.
Outline the whole design using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Black.
Leave to dry.

STEP 3:-

Paint the background using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Lemon Yellow.
Leave to dry.

STEP 4:-

Paint the tree, border design and rim of pot using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Crimson, Sap Green, Burnt Sienna and Black. Refer picture.
Leave to dry.

you will need

Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Burnt Sienna 01, Black 02, Crimson 04, Golden Yellow 09, Lemon Yellow 11, Light Green 12, Orange 17, Prussian Blue 19, Sap Green 21, White 27Fine Art Brushes. Terracotta Pot Design Carbon Paper Pencil.