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Pongal Mural

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By N.SHYAMALA | Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Difficulty Level Expert

Pongal is a festival of celebration the first harvest. Shymala Devi has created this mural to add the colour of this festival to your interiors.


how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Mix the Fevicryl Shilpkar Resin Base and Hardener to form even dough.

STEP 2:-

Wrap the TT ball with this dough to form a pot. Let it dry.

STEP 3:-

Further use dough to create the pouring rice over the pot. Let it dry.

STEP 4:-

Wrap the straws with another piece of dough to create the sugarcane shoots. Let it dry.

STEP 5:-

Use some more Fevicryl Shilpkar dough to form fruits. Let it dry.

STEP 6:-

Paint the pot with Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Indian Red, Lemon Yellow and White and the sugarcane shoots with Light Green. Let it dry.

STEP 7:-

Clean the glass piece and draw a solar design on it.

STEP 8:-

Outline the design with Fevicryl Glass Outliner – Black. Let it dry.

STEP 9:-

Fill the design with Fevicryl Glass Colour –Solvent Based – Lemon Yellow and Orange. Let it dry.

STEP 10:-

Paint the wooden base with Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Black. Let it dry.

STEP 11:-

Place the pot, glass, earthen diya’s and the sugarcane shoots on the wooden board to complete the mural.

you will need

Fevicryl Acrylic Colour: Lemon Yellow 11, Light Green 12, Indian Red 19,White 27, Black 02, Pearl Metallic Gold 352, Fine Art Painting Brush, Fevicryl Glass Colours – Solvent Based: Orange 805, Lemon Yellow 801, Fevicryl Glass Outliner: Black 832, Fevicryl Shilpkar, TT ball, Straw , Earthen Diya, Glass and Wooden Board