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Paper Weaving Vase

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Difficulty Level Beginner

Upcycle old newspapers.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Paper Weaving Vase - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

To make newspaper tubes, take a newspaper and roll it diagonally on the stick. Remove the stick and stick the end of the newspaper using Fevicol MR. Make atleast 60-70 such tubes.

STEP 2:-

Paint the tubes with Fevicryl Acrylic Colour-Crimson. Leave to dry.

STEP 3:-

Place the tubes next to each other and stick. Fold the tubes to form a cylinder and stick.
Measure, cut and stick mountboard at the base.

STEP 4:-

Paint few tubes using Fevicryl Acrylic Colours- Pink, Violet and Light Green. Leave to dry.
To make pink flowers, take the pink tubes and flatten them. Coil them in a circle and stick using Fevicol MR. Stick 8-9 pink coils to form a flower.
To make violet flower, cut violet tubes in small pieces and stick them around a pink coil using Fevicol MR

STEP 5:-

To make stem, flatten a green coil and twist it. Stick using Fevicol MR.
To make leaves, flatten the green tubes and roll them in a coil. Pinch and shape them as leaves. Stick using Fevicol MR

STEP 6:-

Cut small pieces of crimson tubes and stick them on the rim of the vase.

STEP 7:-

Paint tubes using Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Gold. Leave to dry.
Flatten the gold tubes and stick at the top and bottom of the vase using Fevicol MR. Leave to dry.

STEP 8:-

Variation- Refer the second vase in the picture. Colours used are Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Green 357 and Gold 352.

you will need

Fevicol MR, Fevicryl Acrylic Colours- Crimson 04, Pink 18, Light Green 12, Violet 25, Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Gold 352, Fine Art Brushes. Newspapers, Mountboard, Thin long stick, Sc