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Royal elephant

| Mixed Media

By Shubhangi

Difficulty Level Intermediate

A royal elephant made from home made air dry clay and decorated with pearls and beads and other material.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Royal elephant - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

Draw a sketch of elephant on canvas and stick paper strip in order to give it depth as well as a rough surface to stick the clay.

STEP 2:-

Royal elephant - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

Apply the homemade air dry clay, made from cornflour, Fevicol , Vaseline and oil, on the elephant with fevicol and let it dry. You can give texture to the background by applying clay randomly or in a pattern, to the canvas. Also make tiny ornaments from the clay and stick them on elephant with glue or Fevicol.

STEP 3:-

Royal elephant - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

Paint the elephant, paint it's ornaments with golden colour, stick any pearls or beads as you want. Stick pearls n beads on a small piece of cloth, in a beautiful design, n stick the cloth on elephant , also make a flag out of an orange cloth n glue it on the stick. Paint the borders , n use liquid embroidery colours to give texture.

you will need

Waste canvas, Paper strips, Fevicol MR, pearls beads, piece of cloth, liquid embroidery colours, Fevicryl Lilac Kit. For clay - cornflour, Vaseline, oil.