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Madhubani Tree Wall Frame

| Fabric Craft > Fabric Painting Designs

By Hobby Ideas

Difficulty Level Intermediate

This wall frame inspired from the traditional Madhubani form of art is simple, colourful and easy to paint. It's bold lines and bright colours that are used for painting will add life and vigour to your home decor  

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Madhubani Tree  Wall Frame  - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

Take about 54” X 22” sized canvas cloth and draw a tree design from Madhubani art form
You may first draw the design on the paper and then trace it on the canvas using yellow carbon paper

STEP 2:-

Madhubani Tree  Wall Frame  - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

The branches of the trees are divided into thin and wide horizontal sections
Paint the wider sections in two colours, one in the shade made by mixing Acrylic Colours - Vandyke Brown, Orange, and Crimson and the other by mixing Orange, Vandyke Brown and Golden Yellow as shown in the picture
The thinner sections are filled in with a linear drawing made by using Liquid Embroidery Cone - Black and dashes of colour

STEP 3:-

Madhubani Tree  Wall Frame  - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

The flower petals are painted in orange and a shade of orange made by mixing Acrylic colour Orange and Crimson, as shown in the picture

STEP 4:-

Madhubani Tree  Wall Frame  - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

Alternate leaves are painted in Acrylic Colour - Sap Green and with linear strokes of Liquid Embroidery Cone - Black.
Leave it to dry

STEP 5:-

Madhubani Tree  Wall Frame  - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

Use Liquid Embroidery Cone - Black to make the outlines of the whole design

STEP 6:-

Madhubani Tree  Wall Frame  - Step 6 | Hobbyideas

Paint the border in a shade of pink made by mixing Acrylic Colours - Orange, White and Crimson.

you will need

Fevicryl Soft Acrylic Colours - Vandyke Brown 237, Orange 217, Crimson 204, Sap Green 21, Golden Yellow 209, White 227, Fevicryl Liquid Embroidery Cone - Black 708, Red 701, Fine Art Canvas Sheet, Fine Art Brushes, Colour Palette , Water Container, Full Imperial Sized Drawing Papers, Yellow Carbon Paper, Pencil