In order for a harmonious society to exist,it must be comprehensively developed, hard-working, free people, who in turn grow out of small children. To the child grew up happy, he needs to pay a lot of attention from birth. To parents and children with pleasure and use to spend their free time, there are many known activities. One of the pleasant options to spend your free time and to take your child for a long time, connecting fantasy, teach him how to use such simple devices as scissors, pencil, paper, is making hand-made articles from paper and cardboard. Many different types of crafts can come from them, ranging from simple snowflakes on the windows to complex applications that adorn the walls of the house. If you do not always get something to think of yourself, you can use ready-made models, with drawings and templates to get the original product. Often, walking in autumn in the park, I want to bringhome a multicolored bouquet of fallen leaves, some acorns and chestnuts. At home, in their spare time, wonderful appliqués, pictures, bouquets, animal figurines and a lot of interesting handicrafts for children, which will not lose their appeal with the years, are obtained from them. From the available in the household unnecessary ragsfabric, loose buttons, yarn remnants, it is easy to make a beautiful panel, a picture or something special, enjoyable for yourself, using the available tips and ready-made ideas. Different in size and color, the buttons decorate, for example, the old teapot, giving it a second life in the form of decorating the interior of the room or a nice flower pot. For needlewomen and needlewomen there ismany examples for the application of their individual talents. With the help of knitting needles, wonderful warm clothes are obtained, both for puppets and for all members of the family. You can tie a pretty experimental hat for a doll, and learn how to knit - my mother warm scarf. Embroidery is currently experiencing its second birth. To develop the creative principle in children, to introduce them to the folk culture, you can use ready-made drawings and embroidery schemes, from the simplest ones to more complex ones. A special place in the number of different possibilities is occupied by crafts for children from plastic bottles. There are practically no limits to creativity, as the properties of these materials allow them to be used in the home, on the street, to make large designs and table toys from them. From an early age, our children are accustomed to diligence anddevelop positive qualities with the help of making hand-made articles by their own hands for holidays, to congratulate their beloved mothers and dads, brothers and sisters. The idea to congratulate relatives with the help of beautiful handicrafts is relevant now and will remain so always, because the finished product of mass production does not carry in itself the warmth contained in the gift itself. With the help of the available advice, technology, instructions of the masters it is not difficult to perform any, the most complex design.