How To Make 3D Creative Arts – Ketupat


Items required:

Newspaper, wet sponge, dry cloth, 40 x FischerTips (2 key colors of your choice), and just a bit of water.


Step by Step:


Step 1: Start by sticking different color tips together.


Step 2: Create a checker square shape as shown in the picture.


Step 3: Use pressure to flatten it lightly. Create second layer of checker square by repeating Step 1 to Step 3.


Step 4: Tear half of the pre-prepared newspaper.


Step 5: Fold it up to create the filling of the ketupat.


Step 6: Lay the second layer of checker square on top of the first one (newspaper in the middle).


Step 7: Use the wet sponge to moist the edge of the ketupat and seal it.


Step 8: Create the tail of ketupat, first cut the tip into half.


Step 9: Cut out a triangle shape at the bottom of the tail.


Step 10: Join the tails at the bottom of the ketupat and we are done!


Additional ideas to enhance your ketupat:

additional photo 1

Add hands to your ketupat.

Additional photo 2

Add songkok, eyebrows, eyes, and mouth to make your ketupat look alive!


Selamat Hari Raya!

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