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Sunflower Pot

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By Savitha | Dindigul, Tamil Nadu

Difficulty Level Beginner

Freshness of sunflower.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Wash and dry the pot.

STEP 2:-

Paint the neck area of the pot using Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Gold.
Paint the remaining pot using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Black.
Leave to dry.

STEP 3:-

Paint spirals, squares etc on the (gold) neck area of the pot using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Gold.
Leave to dry.

STEP 4:-

Draw sunflowers, leaves, buds, tendrils, stems on the pot.

STEP 5:-

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 6:-

To make stems and tendrils, take shilpkar dough and roll it in thick / thin coil. Stick them on the pot using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue.
Make flowers and leaves with shilpkar dough and stick on the pot using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue.
Leave to harden.

STEP 7:-

Paint the sunflowers, buds, leaves, stems, tendrils using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Chrome Yellow, Light Green, Lemon Yellow. Refer picture.
Leave to dry.

STEP 8:-

Dry brush the buds using Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Copper.

STEP 9:-

Paint the pollens and flower petal lines using Fevicryl 3D Cone Outliner Pearl Metallic- Gold and Copper.
Leave to dry.

STEP 10:-

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- Black 02, Chrome Yellow 03, Light Green 12, Lemon Yellow 11,Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Gold 352, Copper 353,Fevicryl 3D cone Outliner Pearl Metallic- Gold 352, Copper 353,Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue,Fine Art Brushes,Palette. Terracotta Pot, Talcum Powder, Pencil.