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Madhubani Style Painted Shawl

| Fabric Craft > Fabric Painting Designs

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Difficulty Level Beginner

This hand painted shawl is just the right piece for your winter wardrobe. Its sure to turn people's eyes when you wear it on you

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Take a pre washed shawl in the colour of your choice. Draw a Madhubani pattern tree and figures on the shawl using a tailoring chalk (You may take a picture reference and get inspiration from the net).

STEP 2:-

Outline the tree in a colour shade made by mixing Acrylic Colour – Maroon and Black. Divide the tree into horizontal sections and paint the alternate sections in darker and lighter shades of brown made by mixing Acrylic Colours – Maroon, Black and Orange.

STEP 3:-

Paint the leaves in darker and lighter shades of green using Acrylic Colours - Sap Green and Golden Yellow. Create textures in the leaves by mixing Acrylic Colour – Sap Green with a tinge of Black.

STEP 4:-

Paint the flowers using Acrylic Colour - Golden Yellow and Orange. Paint the figures in different shades of colours created by mixing Acrylic Colour - Golden Yellow, Light Green, Orange, Black and White

STEP 5:-

Outline the figures using Acrylic Colour – Black. Leave it to dry.

you will need

Fevicryl Acrylic Colours - Black 02, Crimson 04, Golden Yellow 09, Light Green 12, Maroon 14, Orange 17, Sap Green 21, Ultramarine Blue 23, White 27, Fine Art Brushes, Tailoring Chalk, Shawl