Now it’s time to teach you how to make dolls in cold porcelain to give, decorate or sell.
It may seem complex, but its composition is mainly made with white glue and cornstarch or cornstarch.
You can handle it very easy to work for its versatility, it serves to make beautiful and creative designs.
Porcelain is also called Russian pasta or French pasta.
How to make dolls in cold porcelain
You will need the following materials:
Acrylic colors in pink, black, leather and yellow
Fine and medium brushes
Round wooden rod
Fine markers in black and red
White glue or vinyl glue
Knife and round tip
First, you must make the base to place the legs of the doll, make a hole with two holes 2.5 cm on the wood.
There, in those cavities you will introduce the rods, simulate the legs.
Then, after making the holes you must paint with acrylic and let dry the necessary time.
Make two 8 cm long, paint with acrylic skin color, let stand until they are well dried.
Cuts, the sticks in the holes of the wooden base.
Shape a pelotica of mass in foot color, flatten it slightly, let it dry and then paint the eyes and the mouth with the markers.
Finally, put a little color on the cheeks with red coloring powder.
The 2 little arms, the arms of the doll, you must model two rolls of dough and hollow them in one of the ends.
In order to, you will then place your hands, give them the shape you want and when they are ready stick them to the wooden base, just in front.
For the handyman, that’s why we are going to model two little balls of skin color.
Mold them until they are slightly flattened, with a help of the knife you mark the fingers.
To finish with your hands, when finished you adhere them with vinyl glue to the arms, simulating the movement that you want to give them.
To make the hair, you must model with black mass or the color you like,
Make two long tears, place them on both sides of the head and then fix them with vinyl glue.
In this way, the head will be finished, so stick it to the front of the wood, let it dry well.
Later, you can include the accessories you want.
For her shoes, we’re going to make her shoes.
You have to model a roll of dough and round one end.
With the knife mark the sole, the stitching and the hollow, do not forget then you have to insert the wooden rod.
You are the one who decides, you can leave the shoes loose to be able to place rings or tails on the rods.
Finally, let them dry and, if not, stick them to your legs.
Ready … you know how to make dolls in cold porcelain, it ‘s quite simple as you realized.
Tricks to make dolls in cold porcelain
You can dry it alone at room temperature, without the need for any additional component, nor does it require cooking.
Also, you can dry it in the oven.
Remember, always knead the portion of dough very well, before giving it the shape you want.
Considera que la temperatura ambiental y la humedad pueden afectar la masa en el proceso de fabricación.
El tiempo de secado de una pieza puede variar según su tamaño, desde un día hasta una semana.
Posteriormente, una vez que la figura se encuentra seca puedes usar pinturas acrílicas u óleos, para dar el acabado final y aplicar todos los detalles.
La porcelana fria en paquete puedes guardarla en una bolsa plástica hermética para conservarla mejor y evitar que se seque.
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El trabajo con porcelana o porcelana fria, como en cualquier otra actividad, tiene sus secretos y algunos trucos prácticos.
Generally, these are discovered with daily practice but there are some basic tips that you should keep in mind before you start working.
I offer you some important suggestions so that you start on the right foot to elaborate your crafts.
They are practical tips that will be very useful when I show you how to make dolls in cold porcelain.
The most suitable material for sticking the different pieces of a porcelain figure is the vinyl glue.
To make figures of considerable size, as a thick character, a car, among other pieces.
Figures with an important solid volume, expanded polystyrene covered with cold porcelain can be placed.
In this way, pasta is saved and the final result is much lighter.
If when making the dough it is very soft, you can leave it for a while in the open air to dry.
When you lose moisture, you will gain strength and you will be able to work better.
If the dough is too hard, you can add a spoonful of glycerin and then knead very well.
In this way we can distribute the substance and make the dough more manageable.
Do not forget that if you leave it in an open space to be in contact with the air it dries and hardens, to be more careful before saving it you can wrap it in kitchen paper.
Preserve then in plastic bags with airtight seal, which are used to freeze food.
Finally put these bags in tight boxes, this is the best way to keep the dough in perfect condition.
If you are going to color the dough before modeling, you should keep in mind that the duration of the dough is smaller if it is subjected to this pigmentation.
Remember, it is convenient to paint only the portion of dough that you are going to use in a short time and then color for later work.
When coloring do not forget that the color acquires a darker shade when it dries when it is wet.
Similarly, you should try not to abuse with excess paint, to prevent cracks from forming on the figure.
Remember these tips when you learn how to make dolls with cold porcelain.
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