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Nataraj on canvas

| Clay Modeling

By Hobby Ideas

Difficulty Level Expert
Nataraj on canvas | Hobbyideas
Make a quirky canvas on the occasion of Shivratri and display it with aplomb! Made using Fevicryl Glass Colours and Fevicryl Acrylic Colours this will make for a great gift too. 

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:- Sourcing a canvas

Nataraj on canvas - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

• Take a plain canvas board measuring 20” x 20” in size.

STEP 2:- Drawing the idol

Nataraj on canvas - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

• Draw the outline of Natraja along with pop art bang around him to depict the tandav.

STEP 3:- Outline and doing a base coat

Nataraj on canvas - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

• Outline the Natraja and the conical lines around the idol with 3D Cone Outliner Non Sticky Black 708. Leave it to dry.
• Paint the inner side of the idol with the base coat of Acrylic Colours White 27.
• Let it dry.

STEP 4:- Painting the canvas

Nataraj on canvas - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

• Paint the idol and the bang around the idol in shading effect using Water Based Glass Colours Tomato Red 851, Golden Yellow 852, Sea Blue 853, Black 857, White 858, Ultramarine Blue 859 and Orange 860.
• Leave it to dry.
• Paint the rest canvas around the idol in shading effect using Acrylic Colours Black 02, Prussian Blue 19, White 27, Cerulean Blue 32 and Deep Brilliant Purple 64.
• Paint the bang around the Natraja in bold using Neon Pink 018.
• Leave it to dry.
• Draw and paint a few Damaru (the musical instrument of the Lord Shiva) around the Nataraja with Acrylic Colours White 27. Let it dry.

you will need

Fevicryl Acrylic Colours Black 02, Prussian Blue 19, White 27, Cerulean Blue 32, Deep Brilliant Purple 64, Neon Pink 018, Fevicryl 3 D Cone Outliner Non Sticky Black 708, Fevicryl Water Based Glass Colours Kit, Fine Art Brushes, Colour Palette, Water Container, Pencil, 20” X 20” Canvas Board

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