Pista shell,foam sheet,thermacol or thick plastic sheet (if u want to make it float in water )or else some cardboard , color, glue,clay.
1) Cut leaf shape and use pen for making the veins on the foam sheet.
2) Apply glue on the base ( thermacol/plastic/cardboard ) and stick the foam leaf.
3) Apply glue on the leaf and keep a need amount of clay flat.
4) Apply glue and start arranging the colored shells(you can also arrange the shells and then color).
5). Apply varnish and it's ready. Easy and cute looking lotus out of waste pista shells.
Happy crafting 😄