Crafts for Easter - four ideas for children and adults
To the Light Feast all are prepared the same wayreverent, like the New Year or birthday. So Easter crafts created in a close family circle will best convey the atmosphere of the pre-holiday spirit reigning in the house.
Holiday cards, Easter eggs and sweets - that's what makes this wonderful day unforgettable.
We decorate eggs
Tradition to give close friends eggs for Easter leaves inancient times, to Mary Magdalene and the emperor Tiberius. It is the white and red eggs that symbolize the fact that Christ is truly risen. But today you can step back a little from the traditions.
Eggs with shiny flowers
In order to make such crafts for Easter, you will need:
- three hard-boiled eggs;
- sequins of three shades;
- double sided tape;
- hair dryer, paper and scissors.
Two-sided scotch cut flowersfree form. Then they are neatly attached to the egg, while the front side of the flowers remains a closed protective film. Each kind of sequins is neatly distributed on paper. Next, the protective film is removed from the attached figures, and each egg rolls in one of the types of sequins. As soon as the latter completely cover the pattern of Scotch tape, the eggs are neatly blown out by a hair dryer at the lowest speed.
Mr. and Mrs. Egg
Children's crafts for Easter should bring a smile andpleasure. Such funny crafts can be made using boiled eggs, black and red markers, colored cardboard, pencil, glue and scissors.
From the cardboard an arc is cut, the lower edge of whichis equal to the volume of the egg, and the upper one exceeds it by five centimeters. After that, the arc is glued together. Funny faces are drawn on the egg with felt-tip pens. The egg is placed in the resulting basket so that the latter forms "clothing".
Crafts made of paper for Easter
It's nice to receive a postcard to any holiday. A paper greeting, made by children's handles, will touch the hearts of all adults.
Easter card "Easter chick"
It will require: blue, white, green, red, yellow thin cardboard, glue, a pair of small "peephole" of paper, scissors and a pencil. From green and white cardboard it is necessary to cut out two identical in shape and size eggs. Of the yellow - a circle, the diameter does not exceed the widest section of the egg. From the blue - small circles, and from the red - an elongated triangle.
The white triangle is cut in such a way,to get half of the cracked egg. On the lower part of it are fixed blue circles. The yellow circle is cut at the edge by thin strips to create a fluff effect. In the middle of his eyes are glued. A yellow circle is attached to the green egg just above the middle, after which a "cracked" white shell is attached. Between the peephole with an overlap on the white part is fixed a red triangle - a beak. The postcard is ready.
Crafts for Easter will help to solve the problem asto present sweets for the holiday, namely: to make a paper basket. She will also need colored cardboard, scissors, a figured punch, scissors, glue and a pencil.
From the cardboard an arc is cut according to the principle,described above. Only this time, the lower arc will be equal to the circumference of the cake tray. From the other color of the cardboard, a strip is cut, which becomes the handle of the basket, and the Easter motif is squeezed out by a figured punch. The workpiece under the basket is glued together, the handle is fixed on it and the prepared patterns are started around the circumference. Inside place cake.
A bright holiday will be more fun if the whole family makes such funny crafts for Easter.