Sunday, August 31, 2008

Saturday, August 30, 2008

Friday, August 29, 2008

Thursday, August 28, 2008

SOLA WOOD ROSES !!

The easy way in making roses is by using sola wood paper ........

THINGS NEEDED:
Sola wood (tapioca peel) , scissors , green tape , water .

JUST IN 4 STEPS :
*cut the strip of sola wood (3 pieces) of decreasing lengths
*use water to roll up , and so the curls of the petals are done
*the smaller piece is made into the middle bud , then cover the next layers with the other 2 pieces , as shown in the picture
*wrap up the lower part using green tape .

A RECAP...........

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

A LUXURIOUS RAKHI.............

I do not have made this.............but this is my favourite !!!!!!!!

Tuesday, August 26, 2008

WIND CHIMES .......

I made this out of plaster of paris..............
The same glue mixture and that of the moulding as I told before in doin frames.........
This brown color is painted to create a wooden or terracotta look !!!!!
A string of beads and these flowers with the flowing wind will make your day pleasant.........

Monday, August 25, 2008

FLOUR FLOWER !!

A mixture of glue and chalk flour needed to make this flower...........
*mix flour and glue in a bowl , to get a rubber consistency
*shape it into the pattern or figure you want to make out
*leave it dry for a day and color it
*I colored them up with acrylic
*you can use ceramic or oil colors too

Sunday, August 24, 2008

Saturday, August 23, 2008

A COLOR OF KIND NESS !!!!!

Now a hot ever , red rakhi for you my brother , made with satin roses , red crystals ,golden chamkhis , silk threads !!!!

Friday, August 22, 2008

Thursday, August 21, 2008

smile and stay cool !!

The cool blue rakhi , that I made out of blue crystals , beads, satin thread , silver thread .
My cousin arranged this like a smiley , and it looks awesome and cool with the smile..........

Wednesday, August 20, 2008

one more !!!

HAVE A COLORFUL LIFE MY DEAR BROTHER !!!!!!
ENJOY EVERY MOMENT OF YOUR LIFE.........LONG LIVE , MY BELOVED........!!

Tuesday, August 19, 2008

RAKHIS FOR YOU MY BROTHER !!!!!!

A happy happy day for me , in an year , the raksha bandhan.........
I crafted some simple yet elegant rakhis , to make a tie around my loving brothers hands , with yearning the blessings of nature , the tie to strengthen our bond yet more and more.........

This pink band is made of silk thread , silver thread , kundhan stones(white and pink) , and decor beads..........
One more word to get a wish ................
To wish my brother to be in the pink of health ever !!!!!!

Monday, August 18, 2008

Friday, August 15, 2008

BAMBOO-pen stand !!

The waste piece of bamboo (the node part) is used here to make the pen stand.
You can use either plaster of paris or m-seal for the flower and leaves.
*clean the bamboo thoroughly
*using POP or m-seal , design the flowers , leaves and their vein patterns
*dry them and stick on the bamboo with glue
*paint them with acrylic or ceramic colors
*leave it dry , varnish it.

Thursday, August 14, 2008

preserve the independence !!!!!!!

India , our mother nation is symbolized here as the tiger.........
We the people are suppressing it from being developed , killing the country!!!
Bomb blasts , terrorism , corruption , disasters , child labour , and lot many more.............
So save the nation , use the independence for good causes and make our INDIA shine brighter !!!!!!
Remember these words in mind always !!!!!!!
HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY

Wednesday, August 13, 2008

Tuesday, August 12, 2008

SILENCE MEANS A LOT !!!!!

Words are worth.......when you heed at them
A silence is worth a thousand words.......
More to read
Much to listen
.......and feel the sound of silence !!!!!!!

Monday, August 11, 2008

MY BROTHER..........

Today I am in a celebrating mood........as my loving brother has been posted back to Chennai after his training !!!
Lots of prayers and worries to bring him back to me !!!!!!!
Now ever cherishing moments are with me...........Two more days to go........
the count down has started......awaiting you my sweet , caring brother !!!!!!1
This picture dedicated for you !!!!!!1

Sunday, August 10, 2008

Saturday, August 9, 2008

Thursday, August 7, 2008

ICE ICE BABY!!

Guessed what is so special about this barbie.................yes.......the dress it wears is so unique as it is made of cake icing !!!
My friend's mother made this icing ,so clearly saying I dont ever know about this!!!
I like it very much for that pink color and her artistic skills............
Hats off to her.............

Wednesday, August 6, 2008

COOL & HOT TOGETHER............

Friends,........ see how a painting could be made with just cool and hot colors ,when depicted well !!!
Use this concept for making fabric paintings , and also on glass .
Do the water and plants with those cool colors like blue shades and violet . The fish segments with the hotter red , orange and yellow .

Monday, August 4, 2008

Saturday, August 2, 2008

LEAF ART !!!!!!

Today , we got to know about the papal leaf art !!!!!!!
The papal leaf is dried and hand painted or embroidered into a beautiful scene or theme painting.The product is mounted on black or white chart or handmade paper and covered with transparent paper and it adds beauty and safety to each painting.

Friday, August 1, 2008