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Madhubani Style Painted Shawl

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Difficulty Level Beginner
Madhubani Style Painted Shawl | Hobbyideas
This hand painted shawl is just the right piece for your winter wardrobe. Its sure to turn people's eyes when you wear it on you

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how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Take a pre washed shawl in the colour of your choice. Draw a Madhubani pattern tree and figures on the shawl using a tailoring chalk (You may take a picture reference and get inspiration from the net).

STEP 2:-

Outline the tree in a colour shade made by mixing Acrylic Colour – Maroon and Black. Divide the tree into horizontal sections and paint the alternate sections in darker and lighter shades of brown made by mixing Acrylic Colours – Maroon, Black and Orange.

STEP 3:-

Paint the leaves in darker and lighter shades of green using Acrylic Colours - Sap Green and Golden Yellow. Create textures in the leaves by mixing Acrylic Colour – Sap Green with a tinge of Black.

STEP 4:-

Paint the flowers using Acrylic Colour - Golden Yellow and Orange. Paint the figures in different shades of colours created by mixing Acrylic Colour - Golden Yellow, Light Green, Orange, Black and White

STEP 5:-

Outline the figures using Acrylic Colour – Black. Leave it to dry.

you will need

Fevicryl Acrylic Colours - Black 02, Crimson 04, Golden Yellow 09, Light Green 12, Maroon 14, Orange 17, Sap Green 21, Ultramarine Blue 23, White 27, Fine Art Brushes, Tailoring Chalk, Shawl