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Pot Painting

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By Sayantaanii | Kolkata, West Bengal

Difficulty Level Beginner

A classy floral pot that would brighten up your home.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Wash and dry the pot.
Draw a line around the neck of the pot.

STEP 2:-

Paint the upper part using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Deep Brilliant Purple.
Leave to dry.

STEP 3:-

Paint the lower part of the pot using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Dark Green.
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:-

To make flowers, take shilpkar dough and roll it in long coil. Roll the coil in a circular form. Stick it on the pot as flower using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue.
Similarly stick a coil as stem.
Leave to harden.

STEP 6:-

Paint the stem and paint leaves using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Light Green.
Paint the flowers using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Deep Brilliant Purple and Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Gold. 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.

you will need

Fevicryl Shilpkar,Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Deep Brilliant Purple 64, Dark Green 06, Light Green 12,Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Gold 352,Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue,Fine Art Brushes,Palette. Terracotta pots, Talcum powder, Pencil.