Every year, autumn gives us manyNatural materials, from which crafts of unusual beauty are obtained. The autumn harvest, which we collect every year on our backyard, leaves falling from trees, cones, acorns - all this is used to make original and unusually beautiful autumn crafts with their own hands.
Ideas for making ornaments from acorns
From acorns, you can create many originalcrafts. For most of them you will need materials such as glue, brushes, paints, your imagination and diligence. Ornaments for napkins from acorns From acorns it is possible to make very beautiful ornaments for napkins. They can give your autumn mood, as well as a romantic and festive table. First, prepare a small amountacorns, clean them from dirt and wash. Then you need to pierce each of them right through. To do this, use a needle or an awl (if there is a drill). Now stretch through the acorns a strong thread, fishing line or wire. In the end, you need to make a ring. To ensure that the hats do not stay in the guests' plates, glue all the caps to the acorns with the help of hot melt adhesive or any other glue that is at hand. As a result, finished rings can be varnished. As you know, this design is fragile enough. To maintain it as long as possible, you should make such rings that will be very easy to remove from napkins. Therefore, make the rings free, so that it can be easily removed. Autumn composition: a tree with acorns An elegant tree with acorns is a beautiful composition that will decorate your interior in the autumn period. To make such an artwork, just placeDry twigs in a vase and hang acorns on them. First, separate the hats from all the acorns. Next, choose a paint that will match the main colors of the interior or table cloth, and paint some of the acorns with it. Now you need to attach the stitches, made of decorative twine, to the hats. If there are twigs left on the hats, tie the rope to them, if there are no twigs - then use glue. For greater effect, place the vase with the tree on a tray that is strewn with acorns and autumn leaves. Candles decorated with acorns The easiest way to decorate candles is to place them in glassware with acorns. Such luminaries will bring an autumn atmosphere to your interior. To get started, pick a suitable beautifulglass vase. If the candle is low for it, use any objects to place a candle on it, thereby visually making it higher. For these purposes, you can use the bowl, just flip it upside down and put a candle there. In this case, you also need to decorate the bowl so that it is not discernible. Involve willow branches - they are perfectly bent, just wrap them around the bowl. In order to completely disguise the vessel,fill the spaces between the walls of the vase and bowl with moss, hay, etc. Now place the candle in the center of the structure and give it an autumnal mood. To do this, use the leaves and yellow and red shades, just cover them with the outer wall of the vase. Next, take a string, braid it from a pigtail,which you need to tie the leaves around the vase. This technique is multifunctional, because Pigtail is not only for decoration. It additionally fixes the leaves on the vase. For a better effect, place the finished candlestick on a beautiful stand and decorate with it a dining or festive table, shelf or chest of drawers. Acorns can be a wonderful addition to anyromantic dinner. Place a few candles on a tray and shower it with acorns. Give them a shine, painted the acorn itself with gold paint, glue on the bonnet of the sparkles. Such candlesticks will be an ideal option for decorating a festive table. The frame decorated with acorns Acorn hatsare the ideal material for creative work. Adhering them in dense rows, you can decorate the frame for a photo or mirror. And it's quite simple. Separate all the hats from the acorns, activate the acorns for making other crafts, glue the caps around the perimeter of the photo frame. Simple glue you hardly get themto fix. It is best to use a thermo-gun with replaceable glue rods. It's quite easy to make such a craft, so invite to work on creating a framework in the autumn theme of your child. Branches as a natural decoration forceiling and walls. Eco-friendly elements, as well as all kinds of nature gifts that are used for home interior decor, fill the atmosphere with natural beauty, lightness, and create a feeling of reunion with nature. The decor of the premises with natural branches impressesits special beauty. To create impressive compositions, you do not need to have any special tools, materials or skills, the main thing is to see in unusual snags and branches the unusual shapes, the smoothness of the bends, the whimsicality of the plexuses that harmoniously fit into the overall interior of your house. The main rule, which should be followed in any case, is that the branches must first be cleaned and dried. In the case of using branches, there is nothing better than naturalness, however, if you want something unusual, you can cover the wooden elements with varnish or paints. Large sweeping branches will be beautifullook at the walls. They serve not only as decorative elements. On the branches you can hang lights, or make hangers out of them. There are a lot of options, it all depends on your preferences and tastes.
Autumn crafts that you can make with children
Those who have children know perfectly well how toddlersthey like to make something, especially if their parents help them. Here a lot depends on the ability of parents to interest their baby. But if he has expressed his desire, then the ideas presented below will help you decorate the house together with autumn gifts of nature. "Pieces of Autumn" for application During walks with the baby you can find a lot of beautiful leaves, acorns, chestnuts, etc. Even from the most ordinary leaves you can get very funny little animals or make beautiful ornaments and patterns. Joint application with the child application will help develop his imagination, fine motor skills, as well as assiduity, which is important for many children. In working on applications everything is quite simple. Prepare the dry leaves, clean them of dirt and iron with iron, spreading between two sheets of paper. Next, the finished leaves should be simply glued to the paper with PVA, giving them the desired shape. For convenience, you can cut the required parts with scissors. Most often, babies make animal figurines, and to make them look more realistic, make templates of different animals, especially to work with them much more conveniently. Candle Makingmake any evening more interesting, magical and enjoyable. Try decorating a large candle with your child, using dry corn cobs. Give your child the task of painting the grains in different colors. The very process of making such candles is veryis simple. Prepare one large candle, a few cabbage cabbage, an elastic band and a decorative tape (you can replace it with a string). Place the rubber band around the candle and start inserting it into the kachany. When the work is done, you will only have to hide the elastic band, tying it with a beautiful ribbon. To ensure that the corn is fixed on the candle, additionally apply each hot melt glue and glue them along the perimeter of the candle. Decorative basket with a crop This variant of an article is suitable for children of an older age. Walking with your child in the autumn garden or forest, collect acorns, cones, chestnuts and leaves of beautiful color. In addition, you need to prepare a small wicker basket, fruits, vegetables, all kinds of cereal, and get to work. First, place paper inside the basket. If you have a floral sponge, you can place it on top, in order to insert autumn flowers in the future - so the composition will look fresh and brighter. At the edges in the basket you need to place autumn leaves and cereals, in the center of the composition lay fruit and insert the stems of flowers into the sponge. To make the fruit stronger in the basket. You can string them on a wooden skewer and fix it in the basket weaving or in a floral sponge. Now your central composition for the dinner table is ready. All kinds of little animals from cones You can make a lot of cute animals out of cones. One of the most common ideas is the creation of a hedgehog. As you know, everything is simple enough, but the child will get a sea of positive emotions. In addition to the cone, you will need plasticine, from which you need to make the animal paws, face and ears. To decorate the peephole, take peas, beads or chokeberry. Autumn leaves of felt In addition to natural giftsAutumn gives us a lot of options for inspiration. One of the simplest ideas is the creation of all kinds of autumn leaves of felt. In fact, there are many options. The first of these are leaflets with streaks. Cut two identical sheets of felt from different colors. On one of them, mark the lines where the veins will be, and cut them along the contour. Now grind two leaves with pins and sew the leaves along each of the veins. This can be done manually or on a sewing machine. The second way is slightly easier, but it does not look likeless spectacular and beautiful. You need to cut two leaves of the same shape from felt of different colors. One of the leaves must be slightly larger than the other. Rock them together as shown in the picture and sew on the kennel. The third method is as simple as the two previous ones. Take a felt of different colors, cut out from it leaflets of all shapes and sizes. As a result, you need to depict veins, sewing them on a typewriter or manually. As you can see, there are a lot of options for creating autumn leaves. From them you can make a garland, put it in a vase or give it to your child for thematic games. Decorative pumpkin vase Similar variationregistration of an autumn bouquet will be to the liking of absolutely any girl of preschool and school age. You will decorate with your daughter an unusual bouquet of autumn flowers, as well as leaves, and place it in a vase made of pumpkin. Choose a small fruit, do not performa very large hole in the cuttings area and take out all the seeds. Next, you need to use a floral sponge, which can be purchased at any flower shop. Place it inside the pumpkin. Now, make a bouquet. Lay out before you all the collected flowers, remove the leaves from the bottom of the stems and create a composition, based on your taste and preferences. Crafts on the theme of autumn from salted dough Autumn time is one of the most suitable periods for engaging in creativity. When weather conditions do not allow spending much time on the street, it's time to start making all kinds of crafts. You can do with your child an autumn craft, using a salted dough. It is a very convenient material for studying with a child. Run the original piece from this material will be able to the smallest children. Stock up with different leaves of all shapes and sizes, find on the Internet a suitable recipe for a salted dough and prepare a rolling pin in advance. Make the dough for the chosen recipe, divide it into small pieces that you need to roll out into the seams. If desired, you can roll out one large layer of a whole lump and then cut it into small pieces. Then the work process is as follows: spread the leaves into small layers of dough, and then squeeze them into the inside. In place of the leaf must remain a clear imprint. Dry the finished articles and paint them with wax crayons. From the test, you can also make bright leaves, notusing real leaves. To do this, you need to knead the dough and divide it into several separate pieces. Applying food colors of different colors, paint each of the lumps in a bright autumn shade. Food colors can be replaced with finger paints - they are easily washed off hands. After that, all the lumps need to be combined into onemass and mix well with each other. Now take the rolling pin and roll the dough into one flat sheet. Using molds in the form of leaves, cut out from the dough a lot of figurines. If you do not have ready-made molds, you can make them from wire. Do in each of the leaves a small hole, where in the future you can pass a ribbon for suspension. Dry the ready-made figures. In the future, they are perfect for creating autumn compositions. Decorate them with a decorative tree or make a garland. Such leaves can decorate any interior items: a mirror, a frame for photographs, etc.