The Tale "Three Bears" takes a worthy placeamong popular folk tales for children. The text of this work can be successfully used for leisure of a family with children, organizing a puppet show. Puppet Theater "Three Bears" willdemanded and interesting for children of junior and middle preschool age, not only at home, but also in kindergarten. Characters for such entertainment can be made by themselves with the child. The involvement of children in this occupation will help develop his creativity and fine motor skills.
The easiest option is from paper
The table theater "Three Bears" is the easiest to make of paper. There are two types of models of this type of theater:
- flat figures of characters with holes for fingers;
- volumetric figurines of heroes of a fairy tale, capable to stand static on a table surface.
For the manufacture of the first of the abovevariant of figures recommend to use the templates presented in Internet resources. They are very convenient because they can be printed out through a color printer and make holes in them to manipulate the toy during the performance. In addition to the presented version of the characters, you canto approach their manufacture more creatively and create independently, using the technique of application. Each figure can be formed individually with the help of glued elements of clothing and other fragments. The volume paper figures of fairy-tale heroes often have a conical shape that mimics the character's body. Over the cone, armed with glue, attach the head, in designated places - hands or feet. Using the already mentioned technique of application,it is customary to make out characters' faces, gluing the eyes, mouth, and hair cut out from the paper with the necessary shade. In the same way, you can dress a hero, tie a kerchief or an apron, add a variety of decor elements.
Huge popularity in modern needleworkuses felt, from which you can create impeccable toys for finger-making yourself. In order to create a finger theater "Three Bears" from felt, it is necessary to choose:
- the given material of corresponding shades,
- beads or buttons for decor;
- sharp scissors for working with felt;
- thread for stitching figures.
In addition to the figures made for spectacular performances, it is recommended to make and uncomplicated fairy tale scenery:
- forest edge,
- the hut of bears.
Figures of the three bears and Masha must be stitched from the paired details, without splicing the bottom of the toys so that during the performance they could be put on the finger. Sutures, with the help of which the dolls will be collected, can be done both manually and by means of a sewing machine. From the felt it is possible to create an original interior of a bear hut:
- a table with plates of different sizes, of which bears eat;
- beds of different sizes with felt colorful blankets.
Blankets during the performance can be removed from the bed, cover them with characters, again to be placed over the beds. To this end, from the reverse side of them, Velcro is sewn neatly.
We use fleece
Sew the characters of the popular desktop theaterfairy tales can be not only from a wide-spread felt, but also from fleece, which perfectly conveys the structure of animal skins. For independent tailoring 3 fabulous bears and Masha's girl should be stocked up:
- fleece of any shade of brown;
- textile scraps;
- thread and needle;
- several beads to simulate the eyes;
- a piece of lace;
- sintepon or other kind of filler.
Each of the figures of the three bears is sewed on the same principle. From the brown fleece an elongated roller is sewn, in the lower opening of which the filler is first put in, and then the thread is tightened and fixed. Having prepared in the form of tubules and a ball of the same material the upper paws of the animal and its head, they are sewn to the body with secret seams. The muzzle is complemented by ears and nose, sew beads. Filled with sintepon, the figures are fairly stable on the surface of the table. The figure of Masha is recommended to sew from white textiles. For the dress you can use a fabric with a print. From the rectangular shreds are folded and just tied at the neck level hands of the fairy-tale hero. The doll is dressed in a handkerchief, sews a lace apron, and embroider eyes and mouth. Funny soft toys will please the baby during a colorful presentation.
Heroes popular with childrena folk tale can be crocheted on its own. Performed in this technique, the table puppet theater can be represented by full-fledged figures of the fairy-tale characters or only the heads of heroes attached to the skewers. An enthusiastic theatrical performance, but nothaving the art of knitting crochet to fully mothers, it is enough to own the knitting technique in a circle with columns without a crochet, using the presented scheme. For the production of figures you need:
- half-woolen or woolen threads of brown and beige shades;
- hook number 2;
- Needle for embroidery;
- black and red threads of a mulina for the design of face and muzzles;
- a small piece of gray felt;
- plastic eyes for toys;
- silicone adhesive;
- a piece of lace or textiles for Masha's dress;
- silk ribbons.
Each teddy bear of this theater will be assembled from a pair of related circuits attached to the work. From a gray felt it is necessary to cut out a small circle and to embroider on it a nose and a bear's mouth, as it is done, making out a muzzle of bear Teddy. The muzzle and plastic eyes are fastened with silicone glue on the front of the bear's head. Between the knitted circles lay a felt and connect the symmetrical parts of the head with a hook. Bottom fasten the skewer, tied it with a ribbon. This way create a different size of the head of three bears fairy tale. Masha's head is created, following the above description, only from beige yarn, embroidering the mouth with red threads at the end of the work. From the scraps of brown yarn Masha's hair is formed. Threads can be passed through loops with the help of a hook at the top of the head and knotted. Using the square of the selected lace orother material, shape the doll dress. For this purpose, the strip of fabric is attached to the thread, then glued around the skewer. Imitating hair is braided into braids and tied with woolen or silk bows. Planning an independent creation of charactersfairy tales for a home puppet theater, each mother can choose the method available to her and the technique of implementing the plan. Each of the above variants of making a desktop puppet theater with their own hands will be an exciting pastime for parents with a child and everyone will enjoy without exception.