I have been focusing on walnut and pistachio shells. But peanut shells have never been far from my mind. Recently I searched the World Wide Web to see if other people are doing things with peanut shells and to my surprise, I found that a lot of people are busy making beautiful Christmas ornaments with... Continue Reading →
Here's how to make a beautiful and majestic lion face from half a walnut shell. It's simple and easy and the result is astounding.
When my friend, Swarnali, suggested I make Walnut Shell Minions, I promptly agreed. But it turned out to be quite a challenge. I spent days thinking about how to make the arms and legs, their peculiar eyes, and most importantly, the clothes. Finally, I used lots of tape and other things: Materials I used to... Continue Reading →
It is the grand festival of Lord Ganesha, perhaps one of the most loved Hindu Gods of our times. He is also loved by artists all over the world and is, perhaps, the most artistically rendered. Lord Ganesha Prayer Shloka in Sanskrit वक्रतुण्ड महाकाय सूर्यकोटि समप्रभ । निर्विघ्नं कुरु मे देव सर्वकार्येषु सर्वदा ॥ Vakra-Tunndda... Continue Reading →
This is how I made walnut shell pandas with simple materials. Children can do it too. Please check out the steps and pictures. Happy walnut shell craft!
This Walnut Shell Helicopter is dedicated to my little nephew, who is absolutely besotted with airplanes and helicopters. I hope, dear reader, you will like it too. If you do, please leave a word of encouragement or a rating or even a suggestion for a better craft or a better post. What did I... Continue Reading →
Looking at my craft, you might think you don't need to read any further. But there are a few tricks that I learn from experience - that you can learn simply by paying attention to what I write. No, pictures do not reveal all.
All those who liked Cute Little Piggy Face are going to love this one: how to make a cute piglet with a single walnut shell - a whole piglet instead of just the pig's face. So, what did I use to make the cute piglet? A walnut shell Pistachio shell Acrylic colors: I used only the pink... Continue Reading →