Interesting and elegant items made of cones on the eve of New Year's holidays
Common pine, fir, cedar cones areExcellent natural material used for the manufacture of various crafts. Of these, you can create all kinds of animal and bird figures, Christmas decorations, decor items for the interior.
Crafts made of cones: smart Christmas tree on New Year's Eve
- thick paper or cardboard;
- aerosol paint of gold or silver color;
- glue gun or glue "Moment";
Also for decorating crafts made of cones you canneed a variety of decorative elements - bows, ribbons, tinsel, sequins and so on. First, prepare the pine cones - spray paint to paint them gold or silver color and let dry. Next, make a fairly narrow cone of cardboard or heavy paper, attaching it with glue. Now gently lubricate the bottom cones "Moment" and attach them to the paper blank. Place cones on the cone must be tight, to avoid the formation of ugly gaps. We leave our Christmas tree to dry up, but for now we will deal with acorns - they also need to be painted. Then glue them on the cone, covering the cracks. Everything, our New Year's hand-made of natural materials is almost ready. It remains only to add to it a little gloss, adorned with sequins, tinsel, ribbons and other holiday paraphernalia. As you can see, making crafts made of cones is easy enough. This New Year tree will decorate your house and make your family happy. Under it you can even put gifts and sweets!
With our own hands we will make crafts made of cones: a basket for gifts
Another interesting, and most importantly, useful,a handicraft from natural materials is a basket. In it you can put souvenirs and sweets and present to your colleagues, friends and relatives. In order to make this product, you will need the following materials and tools:
- fir cones;
- glue gun;
- thin wire;
- paint in a can of golden hue.
How to make a handicraft of cones - a basket? First, dry the main material well, then cover it with paint from the can and varnish. After drying, gently apply the glue on the scales and fasten the bumps among themselves so that a circle is formed. This will be the bottom of the basket. Now cut several cones in half (across) and begin to attach them to the workpiece, inside the scales. Well fasten the cones, applying glue between the scales. In the end, you should get a basket. Now you can proceed to the manufacture of the handle. Take the wire and carefully thread it through the bases of the cones. Make the handle the same as the bottom, and leave the artifact to dry. Everything, the product is ready! That's how we got two original and elegant hand-made articles made of cones. The master class presented in this article is not complicated, and any master, even a beginner, can perform it. The main thing is to be careful, patient and create with pleasure!