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Pot and Lamp Shade

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Difficulty Level Intermediate

Textured pot with birds perched.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Wash and dry the terracotta pot.

STEP 2:-

Stick the pot on the plywood using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue.

STEP 3:-

Make a mixture of Fevicryl Terracotta Primer and Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric glue.
Take cotton fabric, crumple it and stick the crumpled fabric on the pot using the primer and glue mixture. Leave to dry.
Apply 2-3 coats of Fevicryl Terracotta Primer and Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue mixture on it. Leave to dry.

STEP 4:-

Take Fevicryl Shilpkar, mix the resin base and hardener evenly to form even dough.
You may sprinkle little talcum powder on your hands to avoid sticking.

STEP 5:-

Take shilpkar dough and make leaves, fruits and birds.
Use paper cutter to mark texture / lines in them.
Stick the birds, leaves and fruits on the pot using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue.
Leave to dry

STEP 6:-

Paint the plywood base, textured pot, birds, leaves and fruits using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Black, White, Crimson, Light Green, Dark Brown, Violet, Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Silver, Gold and Copper. Refer picture.
Leave to dry.

STEP 7:-

Apply 2-3 coats of Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue on the whole piece to get a glossy look.
Leave to dry.

STEP 8:-

Fix the lamp-shade.

you will need

Fevicryl Shilpkar,Fevicryl Terracotta Primer,Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Black 02, White 27, Crimson 04, Light Green 12, Dark Brown 05, Violet 25,Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Silver 351, Gold 352, Copper 353,Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue,Fine Art Brushes,Palette. Plywood, Terracotta pot, Lamp-shade, Cotton Cloth, Paper cutter, Talcum powder.