Intro: Mehndi Craft
All over the world mehndi has become an important event and this instructable shows you something really different to do with expired mehndi you have in stock.here we go :)
Step 1: Things You Need,
a mehndi/henna cone
a paint brush
glue-you need to use a glue which would turn transparent when it's dry
Step 2: Starting,1st Step
lets start,first is to draw a guide line around the top part of the candle as shown in the pic.
Step 3: 2nd Step
all you should have is a idea of your outcome.i wanted something really different and hear it goes.you can try different styles n designs.
next part is to draw flames like structures downwards.
Step 4: 3rd Step,
fill the inner blank space as shown in the picture and keep it to dry for a hour o two.
Step 5: Mixing the Glue
when the henna on the candle is dry.in a small container,take some glue wt little amount of water.don't make it too watery,it should be a thick mixture of water n glue.
Step 6: First Coat of Glue,
apply the mixture on the henna with a paint brush.don't apply it in a up and down movement.just keep drops of mixture on henna,and it will absorb.apply it only on the henna on on the candle.as shown in the pic and let it dry.keep it on a piece of paper 2 avoid glue dripping on your work top.
Step 7: Second Coat of Glue..
when the first coat of glue dries,apply another glue coat over it.and let it dry for about 3 hours.
Step 8: DONE!
you are done!!! enjoy a real henna candle light dinner ;)
bismah made it!