The first steps in children's creativity, very oftenbegin with the preparation of greeting cards for their beloved fathers and mothers, grandparents. At first they look rather primitive, but very funny. Kids with their inherent spontaneity express in their works all their sincere affection and desire. Do not miss this happy moment and join your kids, helping them to master more sophisticated techniques for their fulfillment. Baby cards, which they will createwith their own hands, should not be too complicated at the very beginning of the learning process. Also available for children is very original gifts. If a child is only one or two years old, he can draw a postcard with the help of fingerprints of his own fingers, palms or even feet. He will obviously enjoy this fascinating process, and you, in turn, can adjust a little and direct his ideas in the right direction. Colors for making postcards like this must be special, on a natural basis, so that they do not harm the baby in any way. When his prints appear on paper, you can jointly come up with what to turn the resulting details into. This can be and fussy faces, and balloons, and beasts. You can draw, thus, and colorful bouquets of flowers. From the expanded palms can turn out bright butterflies, or cheerful octopuses. Let the child himself fantasize, and you help him with reincarnation, if the task of completing the details will be difficult for him. Older children will be able to fulfill the inventedtogether with you the application of colored paper and cardboard. In such a postcard you can make pockets and put in them the necessary elements. For example, insert flowers, like a vase or a note with wishes. In this work, you can use additional materials. If this is the autumn season, then any gifts of nature that are not difficult to collect, walking in the park, will do. In winter, when cards are prepared for congratulations on New Year holidays, you can use cotton, white yarn, styrofoam or semolina. Perhaps you'll come up with your own version of the material to simulate the snow, you can reflect on this issue together. A well-developed fantasy of children can find a thousand options if they are passionate about what they are interested in. In order to learn how to do such work orjust pick up a suitable idea for you, we suggest viewing together with the children photos of postcards that other children have already done, maybe they will inspire you and help you to come up with your own unique story.