If the owner of the household has free time and rich fantasy, even the usual stump can be turned into a small work of art. From this natural material it is easy to make a small house for a good elf, gnome or fairies
What may take?
The basis for such a house can be both in the ground and the rooted stump. The main thing is that the material is not drunk or fired. Also in it should not live any insects. If necessary, the funeral can be bought on the local sawmill.
Crafts from wood are good because they look great even without additional processing. But some means allow to extend the life of the finished product. For street houses, you can use:
- water-based lacquer, which is applied in two or three layers for reliability;
- water-repellent impregnation;
- Primer and paint to give a house or its separate details of the desired color.
To create doors, windows or steps will also need boards or even slices of spireless trunk. When decoration, you can use decorative stones, unnecessary gardening utensils or flower pots.
So that the construction looked more bright, we need to stock high-quality waterproof paints.
Any decorative little things can be useful – buttons, small garden figures, artificial flowers and so on.
Options for registration
Before making a house from stump with your own hands, you need to decide in advance with how it will look.
Chief Attribute of the Garden House from Old Stump is the door. You can make it from a piece of wood. The door can be not only square, but also round or even oval, like a movie about the hobbits. So that it stands out on a general background, it must be painted. Most often used red, green, yellow or brown. Paints are best taking acrylic because they are quite stable and not exposed to moisture.
Ready door need to be knit or glued to the bottom of the house. It can be additionally decorated with a small handle or bell.
No dwelling for gnome or fairies and without small windows. It is better to do so that they are combined with the door. Windows can be painted or decorated with miniature stained glass windows. Beautifully look at the bottom of the windows of the pot with flowers or moss.
Additionally, on the basis of stumps, you can fix a small wooden balcony and arrange a figure of a gnome or elf on it.
Track to the entrance
To make a house well with the rest of the garden, there should be a small track. You can make it from small stones, rubble or just lay out the path of moss. If you install garden lanterns on the sides of the track, then you can admire your construction at night at night.
Next to the houses from the pegs of trees can be equipped with a whole magic garden. To do this, it is worth using:
- Elegant braided fence;
- Pots with flowers;
- Live flowers landed around the flower beds;
- Garden figures;
- Decorative stones of different sizes.
All these ideas can be combined with each other, creating a whole little world on the territory of its site.
Examples of finished houses from hemp not only inspired, but also help to understand how to make such a garden decoration more original and attractive. Here are some of the most interesting of them.
Such a small building will be an excellent decoration for giving. She disguises under the surrounding herbs and trees, but at the same time the guest glance attracts. Stone steps lead to a small door; Needing artificial flashlight.
To the left of the door there is a small window in which the light always burns. The house itself is decorated with curly plants that can be made of polymer clay. So that they do not damage the rains and the change of weather, branches and leaves should be carefully covered with varnish in several layers. The same material can be used to create a small chimney.
Additionally, the house is decorated with ordinary moss and barbed stone. Such a building will accurately like the Garden Glome Single.
The main material that is used to decorate the house in this case – wood. The doors and windows, and the balcony, and even the roof are made of it. Decorate such a cozy building small pymbols with flowers and a gnome figure, which admires its possessions from the height of the second floor. The territory around the stump is free, but if you wish, you can plant flowers.
Elegant Lantern House
For the manufacture of such a house, the stump will need to emerge, well process, polish and paint. But in the end it will be a real work of art. Unlike previous options, in this house you can consider its interior decoration. The whole decor is thought out to the little things. There is a small kitchen with a living room, and a bedroom on the second floor.
Steps cut out of the base stump. This construction is installed on a stone plate. It is not necessary to decorate her, because it is very beautiful. Just attach to the base of the walls several figures of mushrooms and artificial flowers – so the house will look beautiful at any time of the year. If desired, you can add it from the inside by several lanterns.
In order for the process of turning a conventional stump to a fabulous house, it was faster and more interesting, you can attract children. This is an excellent joint pastime and the opportunity to teach a child to work and develop it fantasy.
How to make a house from stump with your own hands, look in the following video.