Make an article from a tree in the form of a hook forclothes, color it and use for a long time under everyone's power. To do this, you do not need to have carpentry tools, buy bars or plywood, arrange a mess at home, especially since not every mom likes this. The stores are full of small figures: small houses, animals, cars. With such preparations, even the grandmother will be able toto lead the process of creating unique crafts. Since they sell such items in a "pristine form", that is, a tree does not cover anything and therefore it can absorb moisture, mold can not be avoided, wooden articles must be protected. Priming the surface Primer is carried out not only to reduce paint consumption, but also to protect the material. A non-primed tree will become unevenly colored, the color of the paint may change beyond recognition, such are the features of the "living" texture. Do not spare the energy and time for this useful process, it is better to immediately teach the child to do everything right, thoroughly. For children's toys is quite safe ordinary acrylic primer. It is necessary, at least, two layers, and, the first layer must completely dry before applying the second one. We carry the brush strictly in the direction of the fibers. We paint To paint objects that can get into the hands of a child, you can apply acrylic paint. It is safe and is sold in almost all children's stores. Here, the main thing is to let the child know, especially if it's very small, that you need to paint carefully at once, because then you will not correct it. And in what colors to paint, this is already a small artist. Turning toys into useful household items If your child is carried away by such an occupation and toys have nowhere to put, turn them into useful things for everyday life. From wooden handicrafts, you can easily and quickly make hooks for towels, keys and clothes. The list of possibilities is limited only by your ideas.