Applications and crafts from pencil chips can be done with children 3-4 years. Eco-friendly material, affordable and does not cause difficulties in. From chips you can do a lot of interesting things, everything is limited to fantasy. Work allows you to develop creativity and imagination.
How to make original applications?
Crafts from pencil chips can be done by the whole family. This is a pretty simple and cheerful occupation, as a result of which excellent decorative elements for the children’s room. Children are happy to master an interesting technique. Be sure to teach the baby to use pencils not only for drawing.
Production of appliqués on paper – the easiest option. Such beauty can be done with children of any age. Such materials are needed:
- Pencils that can be drowning;
- simple pencil for contours;
- pencil sharpener;
- PVA glue and brush to it;
- cardboard or paper for the base;
The picture can be absolutely any. It is interesting to mosaic, different animals and cartoon characters. You can even simply decorate children’s drawings.
- To begin with, pick up appropriate appliqués. More often draw flowers, fish, animals.
- On a sheet with a simple pencil outline is described. You can even take pictures from coloring for children. There pictures have big elements.
- Strip pencil chips By colors For ease of use.
- Apply glue to the desired location.
- Lay chips, slightly pressed against paper. Excess glue should be removed using a dry napkin.
- Ready applique should be placed in the file and put under the press until complete drying. This will provide better gluing elements. Masterpiece can enjoy much longer.
The first appliques must be as simple as possible. After the development of all tricks of technology, it makes sense to try yourself in more complex work. It is worth noting that the chips are perfectly combined with drawings or elements of colored paper, plasticine. In other words, you can come up with many combinations to achieve the most beautiful result.
Ideas for applications
- Simple crafts. This includes various thematic postcards. You can enclose chips. Rhinestically, beads and even nail polish are suitable as additions.
- Bouquet. Flowers made of chips look very attractive. Cores are manufactured in different ways. You can cut them out of colored paper or cut out of plasticine. It is much easier to just paint the base with markers or paints or simply fill in a smaller or scratched chips.
- Dress or suit for princess. Girl should just draw. Chip is laid out only clothes. It may be a ball gown, a masquerade suit or something else. Everything is limited to fantasy. This is a good application for appliqués with a girl.
- Fish. Scales laid out of chips. Starting with the tail, moving to the head. Each layer is laid out a mustache for the previous. You can create a real masterpiece if you work out background. Typically, the seabed is painted with paints or woven. Some elements can also be decorated with chips.
- Insects and animals. Pretty easy to lay out the wings of butterfly or hedgehog, chanterelle skin. Such a picture will look especially attractive if you see the chips in the desired shade.
Overview of volumetric crafts
Multicolored chips makes not only the application, but also the volume figurine. Material is suitable for making souvenirs. This is a good solution for a gift to a relative on behalf of the child.
The base itself is usually made from Papier-Masha. The dried figure should be covered with glue and put the colored pencil chips. Decorative material is worth upbring up. Only the head, if we are talking about animals, passes in reverse order. All items, for example, beak or scallop are processed separately.
The workpiece can be performed not only from Papier Masha. You can use wooden or plastic figures. True, in the second case, the adhesive should correctly select.
Bright souvenir will be good as a gift or decoration for the children’s room.
Interesting crafts can be done with older children, for example, with schoolchildren. Chips are well suited for imitation of animal wool, so they are more often done. Work will take some time, but the result will be fascinating.
Let’s try to do Fox.
Such materials are needed:
- metal bending wire;
- wallpaper glue;
- pencil shavings;
- Gun for hot glue and rods to it.
Before starting work, make a frame. Wire bends first in the form of fox paws. The resulting frame is winding the newspaper, which is fixed by a simple tape or thread. You should also twist the torso and attach the rear and front paws to it. The next step will be the preparation of the frame of the tail and heads – they are wrapped with a newspaper and are attached to the rest of the construction.
After forming a fox, it is necessary to detail the head, make ears and nose, eyes. Gradually, the billet will acquire the desired appearance. The entire frame should be placed on white napkins with a wallpaper glue, leave to dry.
Wood chip should also pre-prepare. Not ordinary spirals are used, but imitation of wool. Fibers should be slightly disconnected. The length should be approximately the same so that the general view of the fox is neat.
Fastening chips made by hot glue.
- Chips covered tip tail. Each next row should cover the previous.
- Then it is necessary to decorate the rear legs. Starting also need from below.
- Now is the time to switch to the fox body. At the same time, move to the head. All rowers also slightly cover the previous.
- Front paws are placed just like the rear. For them, you can pick up a chips with a smaller length than the main.
- Go to the neck and head. Gradually laid out ears with tassels and muzzle. Work ends at the tip of the nose.
- Last but I should attach eyes and nose. Billets are cut out of leather, paper or berers. Beads are also suitable.
Tips for the preparation of material
The use of pencil shavings does not cause difficulties. Some it has houses in large numbers. However, in some cases, the chips are harvested intentionally, based on the features of the crafts. This option is the best, you can do really beautiful products.
Recommendations for the manufacture of chips:
- You should use the open design sharpener. So spirals will be flat and long. If you use a tool with a container, then the chips will break, and uneven.
- Spirals can be long or short, curling or smooth. You can also use small blanks that are more like sawdust.
- When using a rotary sharpener should be substituted with a plate for collecting material. So the chips will be laid out exactly and neatly, will remain a whole.
- Wood chips can be pre-punishable. For this, the material is soaked in a carcass solution. Chips must be carefully dried before use.
See the master class for the manufacture of appliques of pencil shavings.