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Tribal Mural

| Clay Modeling

By Pranabi | Guwahati, Assam

Difficulty Level Intermediate

Tribal essence captured in a mural.





how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Apply a thick coat of Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue on both the MDF board to give background texture. Leave to dry.
Paint both the MDF board using Fevicryl Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Black, Fevicryl Pearl Colour- Golden Yellow, Cherry Red, White, Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Copper, Rust.

STEP 2:-

Roughly draw the design on the MDF.

STEP 3:-

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 4:-

Take Shilpkar dough and shape it according to the tribal figure design and stick it on the MDF using Fevicryl no Stitch Fabric Glue.
Take Shilpkar dough and roll it in thin coils and stick as jewellery on the tribal figures using Fevicryl no Stitch Fabric Glue. use paper cutter and toothpick to mark finer details.
Similarly make basket and dress using Shilpkar dough.
Leave to harden.

STEP 5:-

Paint the figures body using Fevicryl Acrylic Colour- Black.
Paint the dress using Fevicryl Pearl Colour- White and Fevicryl pearl Metallic Colour- Green.
Paint the basket using Fevicryl Pearl metallic Colour- Copper and Rust.
Paint the jewellery using Fevicryl pearl Metallic Colour- Gold.
Refer picture.
Leave to dry.

STEP 6:-

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,Fevicryl Pearl Colour- Golden Yellow 308, Cherry Red 316, White301,Fevicryl Pearl Metallic Colour- Copper 353, Rust 354, Green 357, Gold 354,Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue,Fine Art BrushesColour Palette MDF boards 2 rectangles shapes, Talcum powder, Toothpick, Paper cutter, Design, Pencil.