Here comes the little-anticipated littleholiday in a year. All adults and children just love the New Year. After all, this is endless fun, fireworks, sweets, gifts and a whole sea of special ornaments. And what is the main element of decor for the New Year holidays? Correctly a wonderful green beauty - a Christmas tree. The tradition to place at home this wonderful tree is already firmly entrenched in the consciousness of modern society. But if previously preferred live trees, then in 2014 and 2015, their artificial substitutes are in fashion. After all, this option not only protects the forest from cutting down, and your pocket from unnecessary waste, but it will be wonderful, and most importantly, it will take much longer to look in your house. Therefore, the option with an artificial green beauty is so popular. The more so that you can make a magical and original Christmas tree, using our simple tips, you can completely free of charge with your own hands. To create such an option is very simple even for your child. It will be made from paper pompoms. The basis of your homemade tree will be a simple cone from Whatman. Accordingly, the size of the proposed tree can be any, depending on your wishes. In the example, we show how to make a small Christmas tree, which can easily decorate the table. Now go directly to the manufacture.
To create an original Christmas tree with your own hands you will need:
The first step from the paper Whatman paper is twisting the cone. This will be the basis of your Christmas tree. Depending on the size of the cone, the size of the tree will also be, so if you want a large product, then use several Whatman models and make the base larger. Next, we proceed to create pompoms. For this you will need green and white napkins. They need to be prepared with the expectation that each pom-pon needs two green and one white napkin. In the middle of green put a white napkin. Fold them exactly the corner to the corner, as shown in the photo below. Before this, all napkins must be cut intofour identical parts. This procedure is done with both white and green napkins. Then we add them up so that the whites are in the middle. Next, fold the whole layer of napkins into the accordion. In order for you to get an attractive round pompon, napkins must be folded five times. Next, tie in the middle of the thread the resulting accordion. The color of the thread is absolutely not important, in the final product it will still not be visible. Cut off the edges of the resulting accordion so that a beautiful corner turns out. This is necessary to ensure that your pom-pon organically beats. The next step on both sides is to straighten the accordion and separate each layer from each other. Do this as carefully as possible. Layers of napkins should be separated from each other as carefully as possible, they can easily tear. Separate them from each other going from the edges to the base of the pompon, which is tied with a thread. When one pompon is fully ready to glueit to the base, using an adhesive gun, and see how much space on it it will occupy. Based on these data, calculate the required number of products to fill the entire area of the tree. Also, starting to fasten the pompoms to the basis, you will be able to evaluate what your future work will look like. The last step is to decorate ourgreen beauty. For this white napkins are perfect. With their help, decorate the lower part of the tree with snow-white pompoms and turn out like a tree stands in a deep snowdrift. Also, for greater effect, you can paint a new article with artificial snow. That's all! The original Christmas tree, made by own hands, is ready. Thus, in just half an hour, using materials and tools that everyone can find in their kitchen and desk, you were able to make a unique craft. In addition to the fact that such an unusual Christmas tree has got to you completely free of charge and fits nicely into the New Year's interior, it is also very practical. After all, in this way you not only protect our forests from merciless cutting down, but also greatly simplify your life. After all, after such a tree, you will not need to clean up the fallen and ugly yellow needles all the time, it does not need to be thrown away and it will easily serve you for more than one season. In addition, this tree is not fire dangerous and not toxic, it is completely safe for children and pets. So do not hesitate a second, start creating a magic New Year's craft now and let your home be filled with the spirit of a unique Christmas fairy tale together with a new beautiful and original Christmas tree made by yourself.