New Year is a magical holiday, whichEvery family is looking forward to it. And preparing for this event is necessary in advance. There are many secrets to giving your home a magical atmosphere. On the eve of the New Year's holidays decorated with Christmas trees, decorate the walls with garlands and Chinese lanterns. Particular attention can be paid to decorating windows. Every year they are increasingly encountering stunning patterns and pictures of the New Year theme. Create and in your home a fairy tale, but will help you inThis is the instructions and stencils provided in this article. So stock up on paper, scissors and go for work. A little from the history of window drawings The idea of decorating windows for the New Year holidays was born in ancient times. Celts decorated the shutters of windows and doors with fir branches, this was done in order to drive away evil spirits from their house. For these purposes, the Chinese used ringing ornaments, they thought that the ringing of bells acts on evil spirits in the same way. In Russia, the founder of this tradition was Peter I. He ordered to decorate his home with trees and bright toys. The tradition, beloved to all, easily took root and was established in the times of the Soviet Union. Our grandfathers and grandmothers painted toothpaste on the windows and cut out snowflakes from album sheets. In modern times, the traditions of decorating homes for the New Year holidays have not changed, but have changed and suffered many innovations and changes. Nowadays, for the decoration of New Year's windows, the following methods are used:
- Special dyes for windows that are washed off without much difficulty;
- templates and stencils with New Year's motives, which are purchased in stores, many of them can be found on the Internet;
- themed stickers and bright toys on the windows.
Decoration of windows with paper elements Paper -this is the most suitable way of decorating windows for the New Year holidays. This material is the most economical and affordable. Moreover, children are very fond of making something out of paper. The main thing in this matter is to act in accordance with the instruction. The most popular are the classic stars, a variety of jewelry, as well as original stencils. Stencils for windows made of paper or cardboard can be purchased at the store, found ready on the Internet or produced by yourself. Such details can be an excellent decorative element of decorating windows or balconies. Find a picturesque pattern, transfer it to paper and cut out the contour. A ready-made stencil with a Christmas motif can be used in various ways:
- just hang it on the thread in front of the window (on the curtain or curtain);
- glue the stencil to the window, using a solution of soap and water;
- circle the stencil around the contour, and then paint the pattern with special paints.
How to make a New Year stencil yourselfSuch stencils are an excellent material for children's creativity. They can decorate not only the windows. New-year stencils are used for decorating mirrors, walls, paintings, postcards, posters and much more, which will be enough for fantasy. Intricate figures are used even for decoration of festive dishes. First of all, select any favorite stencil and transfer it to paper (you can print it or draw it by hand). For work you will need scissors, thick paper or cardboard, paint tape (you can replace it with an ordinary one), PVA glue and a board for creativity (cutting board). When performing the stencil, the cardboard can be replaced with a plastic folder. Such a product will last much longer. This stencil will not get wet, it will not break and will keep its shape. It can be used more than one year. Another advantage is that after the end of the holiday it will not be necessary to clean the surface of the windows for a long time. It's enough just to remove the paper composition from the window. After that, the paper needs to cut out the stencil. Attach it to the cardboard and plastic folder. All this construction should be placed on the board for creativity. Begin to cut out the part with a clerical knife. If the product has long straight lines, you can lightly ease the task by using scissors. The board is used in order not to spoil your table. In the end, get the cut out part. In the creative design of the house you can use both the external and internal parts of the stencil. In this simple way, you can make a large number of different stencils for windows. How can I use New Year's stencils The most effective option for applying New Year's stencils are windows. There are a lot of options.
Stencils for snowflakes In the New Year's Eve stencils for patternedsnowflakes are becoming very popular. They allow you to quickly and effectively decorate the house and give the atmosphere a riddle and a miracle. If you do not know which template to choose or how to do it, then you can use the examples below, they are great for working with children. Materials and tools for making templates Most often, snowflakes on windows are cut from white paper. But if you want, you can stop on colored paper. If you work with children, then you can invite him to paint a white snowflake with paints or markers. In general, to make snowflakes you will need paper, a beautiful stencil, scissors and a simple pencil. If you are planning to make a collage, a garland or a wreath from the snowflakes in the future, then in addition you will need scotch, glue and threads. Instructions for making snowflakes on windows The easiest way to cut a beautiful and neat snowflake is to take advantage of ordinary thin landscape paper. The sheet must be folded in half, then the resulting half is folded into two again. Continue folding the workpiece until you get an ⅛ or ⅙ sheet. As a result, the workpiece will need to be trimmed and cut off any excess. Preliminarily, you can cut out a shape from a landscape sheet in the form of a circle or a square. Combining it with the method described above, a pattern must be applied to the workpiece. And after that, a snowflake is cut along the contour. To make the product perfectly smooth, it needs to be turned and ironed. Below is a selection of snowflakes to create ornaments for the New Year holidays. Father Frost's Stencil Stencils of Santa Claus may not be necessaryjust for decorating windows. Use them as a New Year coloring or drawings for creativity. Do not get rid of ready-made stencils, they may need you next year. Well, if not to you, then to your relatives or friends who have just begun to master the technique of making New Year's patterns. Vytynanka - herringbone Herringbone can be cut in two ways: by stencil in the form of a silhouette or as a symmetrical figure, bending the sheet in half. To make a similar standing herringbonewith their own hands, you need to cut two identical paper fir-trees and paste them on a paper blank of an oval shape, it is best to do it in advance. Glue the Christmas trees among themselves along the contour. Or you can do it in another way, by cutting out the stencils of the Christmas trees together with the stands. Balls on the Christmas tree Christmas toys, just like Christmas trees, can be cut by symmetry or by individual stencils. Such decorations can be added to the composition on the window, Christmas decor, or you can hang them on a chandelier. Bellflowers Create different bells by stencil. If you glue the tracing paper from the inside, then it can be used together with the backlight. Snowmen Charming snowmen - this is another optiondecorating windows, because without them you can not imagine our winter. Simply cut out the symmetrical shape and everything is ready. You can make a little more effort and create a whole family of snowmen. The process of making stencils with children If youwondering how to cut out stencils if there is a small child nearby. There is one important rule - you can not leave your baby alone, he should always be supervised. Support your child:
- praise him and motivate him even if he failed;
- prepare for the kid all the tools and materials, arrange a place for work;
- discuss with the child each of the stages of work.
Before the New Year holidays, you will not haveproblems with the choice of jewelry for the house. Stock up with paper, scissors, call the child and forward to cut out templates with New Year's motives. Here you will see, it will be a little time and you will enjoy beautiful openwork patterns on your windows. Such crafts will become more important to your baby than a beautiful toy brought from the store. Collective work and products created by their own hands, bring to your house a New Year's mood. As you could see, there are so many options for using New Year templates for windows. A very important point is that such creativity will be accessible and exciting for your child. The time spent with parents will be remembered for a long time by your baby. Creating jewelry with his own hands, he can feel like a real wizard, besides this is another way to increase his self-esteem.