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Make this tableau to symbolize the tableaus in the parade of Republic Day. They bring us honour and pride, and a feeling of love and patriotism for our Country


how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Tableau - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

To make the tableau take a recycled box measuring 10” x 4” in size approximately and the thickness of the box should be about 1 and 1/2 to 2 inches
Take 2 empty tissue rolls

STEP 2:-

Tableau - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

To make the missile, stick the two tissue rolls one on top of the other using a paper tape.
Draw and cut a circle from a card paper measuring 2” in radius, give a slit up till the centre.
Make it into a conical shape and stick the cone on one open side of the empty tissue roll to make it look like a missile.
Give a base coat of Acrylic Colour - White. You may give two coats for an even finish

STEP 3:-

Tableau - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

Paint few thick and thin stripes on the missile using Sap Green 21, Black 02 and Burnt Sienna 01
Paint the tip of the missile using Acrylic Colour - Crimson 04

STEP 4:-

Tableau - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

Paint the tri-coloured flag on the missile using Orange 17, White 27 and Dark Green 06
Write the name of the missile “AGNI” as well as " INDIA" using Black 02
Leave it to dry

STEP 5:-

Tableau - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

Take a mount board
Draw 8 small circles measuring about 1 and 1/2 inches in size for the wheels of the tableau
Cut out the circles

STEP 6:-

Tableau - Step 6 | Hobbyideas

Paint the circles in Black.
You may give two coats for an even finish
Leave it to dry

STEP 7:-

Tableau - Step 7 | Hobbyideas

Colour the centre of the black circles in grey made by mixing Black and White to complete the look of the wheels

STEP 8:-

Tableau - Step 8 | Hobbyideas

Take a mount board measuring about 4" x 3" inches in size
Fold it horizontally into three parts
The two side parts are further folded into a slant fold for turning it inside and sticking
This makes a slant stand for the missile
Colour the stand from both the sides in Acrylic Colour - Black and leave it to dry

STEP 9:-

Tableau - Step 9 | Hobbyideas

Take a bigger box for the base of the tableau and colour it in Acrylic Colour - Black
You may cut the box as shown in the picture to give it a more precise look

STEP 10:-

Tableau - Step 10 | Hobbyideas

Stick the stand on the painted box slightly on the rear side with Fevicol MR
Let it dry
After drying, stick the wheels in pairs. Two pairs in the front and two behind using Fevicol MR

STEP 11:-

Tableau - Step 11 | Hobbyideas

Stick the painted tissue roll missile on the slanting stand using Fevicol MR
Refer to the image.

you will need

Fevicryl Hobby Ideas Acrylic Colours - Sap Green 21, Black 02, White 27, Crimson 04, Burnt Sienna 01, Orange 17, Dark Green 06, Fevicol MR, Fine Art Brushes, Colour Palette, A3 Sized White Card Paper, Mount Board, Recycled Boxes, Recycled Tissue Roll, Water Container, Scissors, Paper Cutter, Pencil, Ruler, Paper Tape