There are different reasons forInterested in how to make greeting cards for your family and friends with your own hands. Perhaps you are currently, for some reason, limited in their material means or you are in a place where there is no possibility to make the purchase of the holiday card you need. Or maybe you just decided to make it pleasant to your native person and surprise him with something special and original and give him a piece of his warmth and care. It will not be difficult at all, but if necessary, free of charge. You can, without storing a lot of applied material, make a holiday greeting from what is at your fingertips. To begin with, you need to select the materials thatyou still have available. It can be anything you like - cardboard, colored or corrugated paper, old shopping cards, newspapers, magazines. For decorating any suitable means - satin ribbons, laces, twine, fabric, braid, beads, rhinestones, sequins, artificial flowers, lace lace and even buttons. When you understand, from what exactly will you make your work, you should understand the form of the postcard and the style in which it will be executed. Also it is necessary to consider, to whom it will be intended - to the adult man or the young girl, the child or the elderly person. And, of course, on what occasion do you expect to hand it over. The main rule in the manufacture of such a postcard is that it should carry a positive and a good mood to its owner. Getting to work, you need to choose the basis, fromwhich you will start off. Whether it is color cardboard, or a fabric stretched on a cardboard surface, which can be fixed with a stapler, tape or decorative seams. The basis can serve as a newspaper, pasted on a cardboard. It is important to understand what improvised means you have the opportunity to use. Is there any glue, thread with a needle or other necessary material. If it is not possible to attach decor elements with special means, you can use ribbons or ropes that will bind the base with the necessary items. For example, a small bunch of artificial flowers can be tied to the base tape or lace, forming a beautiful bow. Even an ordinary safety pin can be useful on the farm. With her help, you can attach a beautiful homemade heart that will look very relevant. There is no limit to this process of your imagination. The main thing is not to overdo it when decorating a postcard so that it does not look very nude. Sometimes two or three details and a suitable basis are enough to make a real masterpiece of applied art.