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Terracotta Decorating

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By Hina | Noida, Uttar Pradesh

Difficulty Level Expert

Give a completely new look to terracotta items, make a master piece of your own and decorate your home with love.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Terracotta Decorating - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

I didn't capture/click the images while making Terracotta sun but to make you aware about the process I am sharing step by step process using terracotta pot.
It will help you understand how to clean, prepare and paint your terracotta items.

Cleaning -Removing dust

STEP 2:-

Terracotta Decorating - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

Scrubbing - Removing access dust if any with brush.

STEP 3:-

Terracotta Decorating - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

Soak your terracotta item in water for proper cleaning.

STEP 4:-

Terracotta Decorating - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

You cannot paint a completely wet terracotta item, dry it before painting.

STEP 5:-

Terracotta Decorating - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

Painting - Apply a coat of your favorite acrylic color and let it dry.

STEP 6:-

Terracotta Decorating - Step 6 | Hobbyideas

Designing & Decorating - Once the base coat is dry, paint your design.

And guess what.... you master piece is ready...!!!

Happy Crafting

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you will need

Terracotta item (any shape/ pot), Fevicryl Terracotta Primer, Fine Art Brush, Rough cloth & brush to clean terracotta item, Water, Big container for soaking terracotta, Colour Palette