On the eve of the spring holiday, it's timeto think about gifts. If you have some problems with finances, but there are no problems with imagination, then the handmade, topiary on March 8, made by your own hands, will serve as an excellent gift. Below are examples of works and master classes on work of varying complexity. Tell you what you can make compositions from, and reveal some secrets.
Topiary - a decorative composition ofdifferent materials. Serves as an original decoration for the interior of any room. Compositions of artificial fruits, vegetables or natural coffee beans will be appropriate in the kitchen. The sizes of trees can be different: from 30 cm to 1 meter. Forms of crowns are more often globular, but the imagination of the masters does not stop there. Recently, topiary is called any composition, consisting of artificial flowers, baskets, pots and even tea utensils.
If the experience of creating crafts of this kindit is better to begin to comprehend the basics with simple materials. For the composition of any paper: any color, packaging, dense and not very good. In shops for needlework, you can buy a ready-made foam ball or make it yourself. To do this, it is enough to crumble a piece of newspaper into a tight ball and wrap it with adhesive tape.
As a trunk, you can take a branch of a suitable size and cover it with varnish. Great looks and thick wire, wrapped with tape or twine.
Rusty topiari from paper can from any pot, vase or mug.
The main tool for both a beginner and an experienced master is an adhesive gun. You will also need a plaster cast for potting, scissors, decorative elements, ribbons, threads and laces.
That's all you need for the craft. Topiary can be done using the instructions below.
1. You need to dissolve the gypsum and pour in a vase, pot or any cooked container to half.
2. Insert the finished barrel into the still cast gypsum.
3. While the base stiffens, you can try to make flowers. To do this, take the colored cardboard, cut out a circle from it, and from the circle - a spiral.
4. Then twist it into a flower. Topiary on the final photo below consists of roses made from corrugated paper.
5. Using a glue gun, glue the blanks of the flowers to the ball.
6. Connect the crown and trunk with glue.
7. Decorate the gypsum with colored glass or stones.
8. To make the topiary on March 8, made with your own hands, reminded of the holiday, you need to cut out a small number of eight from cardboard and wrap its rings around in a ribbon, decorate with beads or any other decorative elements. Tie or glue an eight to the trunk of the craft. Topiary can be supplemented with butterflies, dragonflies or birds.
Unusually looks topiary from the airCups, from which the chamomile, tulips, crocuses or roses scatter on the dish. In fact, it is not necessary that they are flowers. Here you can show your imagination and come up with something truly original. Craftsmen like to make floating topiary of fruits, coins and coffee.
Difficult to manufacture nothing. The mini-master class below will help you understand the technique.
The following items and tools will be needed:
To begin with, bend the fork and glue it to the saucer. We wait, when it dries, and only then we put a cup on the other part between the teeth and also glue it. The fork should be wrapped in paper, preferably with a napkin, and wrapped in threads. With the help of an adhesive gun we attach decorative elements. Do not forget to pay special attention to the places of docking of all parts.
Of course, moms, grandmothers, wives and sisters already know that they are loved. But the topiary on March 8, made with his own hands made in the form of a heart, will remind wonderful ladies that they are loved.
The technology of creation is the same as in the first master class. Only instead of a ball it is necessary to make a heart from a paper and to tighten it with threads. A red felt can be used for the wrapper.
From the organza or packing mesh you need to cut out the squares. Fold them in such a way as to make something like a multi-layered kulechka.
Use a gun to glue them one after another on the heart.
In the end, you should get such a pretty tree.
It remains to decorate it on your own. On a red background white decorations look good: beads, lace, flowers. Do not forget to decorate and the pot to make the composition one.
So, in a short time and without effort, you canmake a spectacular topiary on March 8 with your own hands. If you believe the science of feng shui, such a gift will not only decorate the interior, but will bring happiness, love and prosperity to the family.