How to Make a Siblings Shrine With Louise

by Relics & Artifacts

Louise was inspired to create her version of a Sarcophagus using the fabulous cast resin Egg Shrine. The story is very compelling please visit the Muse to read it

Supplies

  • Relics and Artifacts Shrine
  • Palster of paris
  • Gesso
  • Crackle medium
  • Dark spray
  • Plastic skeletons
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Using a strip of palster of paris approximately 5cm wide and 50cms long moisten in warm water and then apply to resin egg around inside edge, along rim, as depicted above.

    Step 2

    Using 3 small plastic skeletons, dismember them and arrange them in the egg, glueing the torso’s and limbs with strong glue

    Step 3

    Give whole project with a light coat of spray gesso and allow to dry.

    Step 4

    Using a small paint brush apply crackle medium to the outside of the egg, the rim of the egg and random parts of the plastic skeletons. Allow to dry.

    Step 5

    Apply a coat of dark mist to highlight the cracks in the crackle medium and allow to dry. More on the story www.sandraevertson.con

    Step 6

    Apply a light coat of spray gesso to soften the dark colour of the spray mist.