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By Lakshmi | Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

Difficulty Level Intermediate

Tiger in its natural habitat.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Cut the tiger design from the paper.

STEP 2:-

Paint the background on the MDF Board using Fevicryl Acrylic Colours- Dark Brown + Black.
Mark the areas for grass, stone and sand on the MDF.
Mark the tiger placement on the MDF board.

STEP 3:-

Paint grasses using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour-- Burnt Sienna, Chrome Yellow, Dark Brown, Lemon Yellow, Light Green, Olive Green, Orange, Sap Green and White.
Paint the big rock where tigers are sitting using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- - Burnt Sienna, Dark Brown, Indian Red, Lemon Yellow, Light Green, Olive Green, Sap Green and White.
You may create shades of your choice by mixing two acrylic colours.

STEP 4:-

To make sandy texture at the bottom, apply a layer of Fevicryl No stitch Fabric Glue on it. Sprinkle sand, allow to dry, then tap off excess sand.

STEP 5:-

Stick the tiger design on the MDF board using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue.

STEP 6:-

Paint over lapping grasses on the tiger and sand using Fevicryl Acrylic Colours- Chrome Yellow, Lemon Yellow, Light Green, Sap Green and White. Leave to dry.
Extend tigers body fur and whiskers on the MDF board using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- White. Leave to dry.

STEP 7:-

Apply 2-3 coats of Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue on the whole piece to get a glossy look.

you will need

Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Burnt Sienna 01, Black 02, Chrome Yellow 03, Dark Brown 05, Indian Red 10, Lemon Yellow 11, Light Green 12, Olive Green 16, Orange 17, Sap Green 21, White 27.Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue,Fine Art Brushes,Pallet. MDF Board, Tiger print paper, Sand, Pencil, Scissors.