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Table Lamp

| Clay Modeling

By RAJESHWARI | Bombay, Maharashtra

Difficulty Level Intermediate

Hand moulded cylindrical lamp.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Draw a rectangle on paper of size 19”X9”. Cut it.
Draw a circle on paper of diameter 5”. Cut it.

STEP 2:-

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 3:-

Take shilpkar dough and roll it thick and flat using a rolling pin.
Place the rectangle paper and circle paper on it and cut the shilpkar dough using paper cutter.

STEP 4:-

Puncture holes in the rectangular Shilpkar dough using different sized bottle caps.

STEP 5:-

When semi hardened, roll the Shilpkar slab to form a cylinder. Stick the edges using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue.
Stick the circular disc at the base using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue.
Leave to harden.

STEP 6:-

Paint the lamp using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Black and Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Gold.
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:-

Stick decorative stones on the lamp using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue.

STEP 9:-

Take little shilpkar dough and Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue and fix the bulb socket on the base.
Pass the wire from one of the holes in the lamp.

you will need

Fevicryl Shilpkar approx 8 packets,Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Black 02,Fevicryl pearl Metallic Colour- Gold 352,Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue,Fine Art Brushes,Palette. Bottle caps of three different sizes, Scale, Rolling pin, Papers, Decorative stones, Paper cutter, Scissors, Electric bulb socket, Pencil.