Flowers not only look great and possessexquisite scent. They inspire their existence on creativity. They are depicted in pictures, embroidered and molded. Flowers are an excellent theme for crafts in classes on modeling for babies. As a child to create a flower from plasticine, dough or clay this article will tell. Creativity is an integral part of our life. Someone writes voluminous bright canvases, someone knits crochet or knitting needles, and someone has beautiful stucco decorations and interior accessories, like vases with flowers from cold porcelain. When practicing your favorite hobby, there is a way out of fantasy and ideas inspired by inspiration. The mood improves. And beautiful things made with their own hands, will be an excellent and original gift. Molding is one of the most famous and accessible forms of creativity. You can sculpt from clay, plasticine, culinary mastic, dough or gypsum. There are a lot of plastic materials to create masterpieces. This creative action has a weighty plus - molding has an excellent effect on the development of children. Making handicrafts by own hands, kids improve fine motor skills, speech, memory and attention. Crumbs learn concentration and independence. Children's materials for molding, such as clay, dough and clay, are created from safe materials. They have bright colors, plasticity, suitable for children's handles, and do not have an unpleasant smell. They can be bought in a specialized store for creativity and needlework, or you can prepare yourself at home. In order to mold with the baby, it is necessary to prepare a workplace. To lay a paper or an oilcloth table and a floor around. Make sure that in the process of molding furniture does not have additional decor elements in the form of pieces of plasticine or clay. Kids with pleasure fantasize, doing modeling and creation of hand-made articles. But sometimes a child can have difficulties with creating a complete image, and the task of adults is to tell young sculptors a theme for crafts. The subject of modeling can be a favorite cartoon character, a zoo from the zoo, furniture or a pet. One of the broad themes for modeling is the flowers. They can be made flat or bulky. First use to create a picture or postcard, and put the second in a vase. Flowers from plasticine. At present there are about tenkinds of plasticine. There is a hard, medium soft and soft plasticine (plasticine mass for modeling). The latter does not need additional kneading and is suitable for very young children. There are variants of plasticine with various additives. It can be pearly or glow in the dark, and not so long ago appeared plasticine, which does not sink in the water. For work you will need:
- Special board for work;
- Knife for cutting plasticine;
- Toothpicks for perforating holes;
- Additional materials for decorating (Buttons, pieces of foil or fabric, sequins, in general, everything that fantasy tells).
The easiest way to work with thisThe material that is best for getting to know plasticine is smearing. You just need to give the kid a piece of cardboard or any other solid foundation, if necessary draw a contour of the future flower and invite him to paint it. Only instead of paints there will be clay. And you can roll plasticine into a thin flat cake. Let the kid use a special rolling-pin, even an ordinary glass bottle will do. It is worth discussing in detail with the crisp shape, size and color of the image. Then cut the petals and leaves of flowers with a knife and attach them to the base, having previously outlined the outline of the flower. If desired, draw a toothpick streak on the leaves and the core. Such methods are good for creating postcards or paintings. It's very easy to take the sample ready for the example or to come up with a flower with the baby. With older children you can sculpt voluminous flowers. Use auxiliary material, such as a cocktail, toothpicks or matches. Bouquet of sunflowers. You will need:
- Board for work (plastic or glass);
- Plasticine (green, light yellow, red, orange, black, blue);
- Knife for cutting plasticine.
To create these sunflowers will need to mix clay in several colors.
A bouquet of sunflowers is ready. For work you will need:
- Board for work;
- Yellow, blue and green clay;
- Cutting knife.
To create a flower you need:
Cornflower is ready. Flowers from the dough. The dough for modeling is great for classes with kids. It can be bought or prepared from natural ingredients at home by yourself. In the latter case, even if the baby drags it into his mouth, nothing terrible will happen. The ingredients for the dough are simple and there is in every house. We need only water, salt and flour. You can optionally add dye to the dough or decorate the finished product. It is important to remember that the colors after the thermal processing of the dough will lighten a little. Coating with varnish or modeling from a material with a more intense coloring will be the solution. Rose from the dough. This option is very simple, and it can be suggested to perform the baby. For cooking you will need:
- Working board;
- Rolling pin;
- Dough suitable for the design of flowers (in this case, pink and green);
- Cutting knife;
- Molds for biscuits. Round and heart.
The rose from the dough is ready. It remains to dry it in the air or in the oven. Flowers from clay. Clay is a wonderful material for modeling. It can be of several kinds. Natural clay is formed as a result of the destruction of rocks. It can be white, red, green, blue and even black. And there is a material called polymer clay. It contains, so-called, plasticizers, which, under the influence of a temperature of 100-130 ° C, cause the clay to harden. Polymeric clay is also called a self-hardening mass (like cold porcelain), which is often used in the manufacture of flowers. It can be multicolored, transparent, with sparkles and even glowing in the dark. Yellow rose from polymer clay. Tools and equipment can be taken the same as when molding from plasticine or dough.
- Board for work;
- Tools for cutting;
- Rolling pin;
- Polymer clay is yellow.
Master class, proposed below in turn-based photo,so simple that the description of words is not required. It is enough just to carefully consider the image. At the same time to sculpt such a rose to the kids, it is better under the close attention of adults. There are a lot of flowers in the world and there is one for every person. Let the kids mold with pleasure, depict real ones and come up with fantasy flowers.