Not far off The New 2016 year. Despite the fact that the weather outside the window is still autumnal, many are already beginning preparations for this favorite holiday. Of course, on the shelves of shops there are many toys, decor elements and other necessary elements for this holiday. But much more original look New Year crafts, created by own hands. In this article we will share with you some interesting master classes on making Christmas decorations by yourself. Making snowmen from plastic cupsFigures of snowmen are an obligatory part of any New Year's celebration. Children are interested not only to sculpt snowmen on the street, but also to create them with their pens in a warm room. Today we will try to make a snowman from plastic cups with our own hands. It is important to stock up a lot of plastic cups, gold and black cardboard, stapler, cloth and carrots. In this case, the principle of creating a snowman is prettyplain. It is necessary to fasten the plastic cups with a stapler. It is them and the whole snowman will be formed. Do this carefully and systematically. After you complete the stage of creating the trunk of the product, you can proceed to the formation of his head. When the head of the snowman is completed, attach a nose to it. From the tissue material, we make eyes and a scarf. Then we proceed to create a hat. It is important at the same time to make the field of the hat more than the head of the snowman himself. The same color will be made and a cylinder with a ribbon of golden hue. All elements are attached to the fields. If you want to make an even more original product, you can insert a lantern in the snowman. Another way to create a snowman is to make it out of burned light bulbs. Snowmen from old lamps will be the original decoration of your Christmas tree or the same room. Carefully study our recommendations and be able to make an interesting hand-craft for your school or kindergarten. To do this, you will need the following materials: an old light bulb; white paint; multi-colored markers; cloth scraps; paper of orange color; glue. 1. We take an old light bulb and process it several times with a white hue. Make sure that the paint comes out homogeneous and quality. 2. Then we move on to drawing the pens and peepholes, the mouth and buttons of the snowman. 3. Sharkik we create from cloth scraps. 4. From the colored paper you need to cut out a small triangle and attach it with glue to the snowman. 5. If you plan to use this product as a Christmas tree toy, then attach to it an elegant ribbon made of satin fabric. And here's another option for creating a snowman - fromstrings and balloons If you want to come up with an interesting lesson for the child, then try to make a snowman with him. The creative process in this case will be so entertaining that the child will not notice how quickly time will fly by. For work you will need: thread of white color; a large needle; five balloons; paper of orange color; glue; felt-tip pen and paper; blush; scarf. 1. We inflate 3 balls in the degree of increase to create the trunk, and the remaining two balls for the arms. 2. Thread the thread into a needle and pierce the bottle with the glue. Draw a thread from the back and wrap a ball around it. So you need to leave it to dry for 24 hours. 3. After everything has dried, you need to pierce the balls and pull them out. 4. In those places where the bond is located, you should press the balls lightly into the middle. 5. After the snowman is assembled, we move on to attaching the spout, we draw the cheeks with the help of rouge, and draw the eye marks with felt-tip pens. 6. At the end we tie a scarf and put a baby bucket on the head. But snowmobiles, of course, New Year crafts are not limited. A beautiful present can be the Christmas tree bells, created with their own hands. For their manufacture you will need: an old CD-disk, a can of plastic from ice cream, in which the diameter of the larger side is less than the disc itself. As interiors can use different elements of the New Year decor: sprigs of needles, bumps, fir-tree tinsel, as well as a beautiful tesyomochku. 1. Create a New Year's composition and attach it with glue to the disc. 2. To the base of the box we attach the ribbon and mask with bows or tinsel. 3. Attach a bell to the base. 4. The place where the fastening is made, it is necessary to disguise by tesemochkoy or tinsel. 5. There are many options in this case. Show a little imagination: attach a small light bulb with an integrated switch. After this, the craft will become even more fabulous. We make an original snow composition. Each child really likes a ball with sparkles or a snowman. It always seems that there is a magical country inside, which I so much want to get into. Having studied this master-class, you can create such a wonderful hand-craft yourself. To do this you will need: a jar of glass with a lid; small figures that can fit into it; purified water; glycerol; glue; spangles. 1. Considering which jar you picked up, you need to attach to the lid on the inside or to the very bottom of the jar a figure. 2. The jar should be poured into the jar, and a few drops of glycerin should be added to it. It is thanks to him that your shimmers will slowly fall off after shaking. 3. Add the so-called "snowflakes", and then shake the jar closed with a dense lid, without inserting a statuette into it. After you shake, notice how fast the snowflakes fall off. And, in case of rapid falling off, you should add a few more drops of glycerin. 4. After the effect completely satisfies you, you need to change the usual cap shaped. So your original gift is ready! And one more effective decoration for the Christmas tree. If you have a desire to create an unusual craft for yourself by the next holiday, then use this master class. However, in this case, the needlewoman needs to be as accurate as possible and have certain skills. In order to create such an elegant New Year crafts with your own hands, you will need: a broken lace; acrylic paints and primers; ball of plastic; ribbon; polishing (wax); paint shade "burnt umber" (oil); glue; palette knife; paste for the substrate; sponge; colored wax. 1. Prime the balloon and let it dry. 2. From lace you need to cut out the scraps and attach them to the ball with glue. Then allow to dry. 3. To paint with a paint of a white shade. 4. Wax mixed with a dark shade and applied to the lace holes to create a beautiful texture. 5. Use a rag to remove excess paint. 6. After each layer is sufficiently dry, it is necessary to rub the wax with a finger. 7. If there is a desire, you can process your product with lacquer. 8. In the end, you should elegantly tie ribbons in the shape of a bow. Regardless of what craftsmanship you want to make for the New Year, the most important thing is to put in it all the warmth of your hands and a little bit of soul.