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Pistachio Shell Wall art

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By Akansha | Other, Maharashtra

Difficulty Level Intermediate

Wall art to decorate your bedroom... Especially for Anniversaries and Valentines day!!!

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Cut the cardboard in heart shape and paste white sheet on the cardboard using Fevicol MR, if it's not already white.

STEP 2:-

Paint the edges of about 2 inches with Acrylic Colour Crimson.

STEP 3:-

In the middle portion, of the heart shape, I have made patterns with okra(lady finger or bindi)
- cut okra and dip in Pink Colour(a mixture made with Acrylic Colour Crimson & White). Make patterns as shown in the picture

STEP 4:-

Above step is optional, you can leave portion white and stick a photo or you can also cut that portion to make wreath, to decorate your main gate

STEP 5:-

Start pasting pistachio shells as leaf pattern using Fevicol MR. Let it dry completely. Paint it using Acrylic Colour Crimson.

STEP 6:-

Apply 2-3 coats of Acrylic color then once it's dry apply a coat of clear varnish

you will need

Fevicryl Acrylic Colour Crimson 04, White 27, Pistachio shells, Cardboard, White paper, Hot Glue gun, okra(optional), Varnish