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Shilpkar Ganesha

| Mixed Media

By Bijayanee | Pune, Maharashtra

Difficulty Level Intermediate

I tried creating a beautiful Ganesha on Plywood using Shilpkar and Solvent Based Glass Colours.
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how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Shilpkar Ganesha - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

Take a MDF board of the desired size.
Draw or trace the Ganesha in the centre of the board.

STEP 2:-

Shilpkar Ganesha - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

Apply Fabric Glue as shown in the picture.

STEP 3:-

Shilpkar Ganesha - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

Mix Fevicryl Shilpkar Resin Base & Hardener to form an even dough. Make thin coils from the dough. Place the coil on the area where fabric glue is applied and let it dry completely.

STEP 4:-

Shilpkar Ganesha - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

Cut the portion not needed with a knife as shown in the picture.

STEP 5:-

Shilpkar Ganesha - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

Start completing the whole Ganesha using Shilpkar coils.

STEP 6:-

Shilpkar Ganesha - Step 6 | Hobbyideas

Let it dry completely.

STEP 7:-

Shilpkar Ganesha - Step 7 | Hobbyideas

Apply a coat of Terracotta Primer on it.
Let it dry completely.

STEP 8:-

Shilpkar Ganesha - Step 8 | Hobbyideas

Apply Solvent Based Glass Colours as shown in the picture.

STEP 9:-

Shilpkar Ganesha - Step 9 | Hobbyideas

Let it dry completely.

STEP 10:-

Shilpkar Ganesha - Step 10 | Hobbyideas

Paste Kundans as shown in the picture and your Ganesha is ready !!!

you will need

Fevicryl Shilpkar, Fevicryl Terracotta Primer, Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue, Fevicryl Glass Colour - Solvent Based, Plywood, Kundans


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Posted 5 years ago

Great idea... But where to get mdf board?