DIY: Make a decorative birdhouse cardboard
Many of you probably have already been confronted this uncomfortable situation: we get tired of the decoration of his house, but it is out of question to engage in renovation work. All that remains has to draw on simple but effective ideas to transform her living space was small price.
For example you can change the textile componentS home, hang new curtains and make cushions from the same cloth. You can also unearth a box of multicolored paper (you can use the packaging of your Christmas gifts), reunite with family after work (or during holidays) and realize pretty Crafts home,. My idea: create maisonettes / nest boxes which you can then place on a dresser or hang on the wall of the room of your choice.
Necessary time : 1 hour concentration
Degree of difficulty: Easy. Can be realized with children
Photos: Kseniya Kanke
Wrapping paper the reasons for your choice for the roof
The decorative cardboard for walls
A pair of scissors
A compass and pencil
A glue stick
A small dry branch
A decorative bird or any other inhabitant of the nest; of decorations for Christmas trees or other decoration accessories potted plants sold at the florist, are perfect
Step 1 — Architectural part: Cut out the walls and roof
This step will determine the appearance of the box regardless of the shape of its front. Thereof may be high and narrow or, conversely, small and large. Run your imagination and draw the shape that you like the most.
The back side is identical to that before. Measuring nest odds should preferably be half of the width of the front face. Height, as it was, is the same. Then take a third sheet of paper or CARTONNEE thick and trace there the roof. Cut out all the elements: you should have five in total.
Tip: Realize the side walls of the house from a carton of another color or decorate them differently from the front.
Step 2 — «Construction»: fold the edges
All the elements of our paper nest box are fixed to each other thanks to the glue applied to the edges that were replies beforehand.
Tip: Use the rule to fold the edges, the edges will be more accurate. Then fold all edges and draw a circle in the center of the front panel.
Step 3: Cut out the entrance of the nest box
Using a compass, draw a circle on the front of the house, then cut it delicately with a pair of scissors nail. Under this big hole, drill-into a smaller, which you then insert the tree branch.
Step 4: Glue all the elements
Weapon of a glue stick, assemble the various parts.
Step 5: Place the tree branch
You can now attach your bird or other decoration accessory. Beneficial fashionistas can also hang their earrings or bracelets their preferes. In this case, it is better to fix the branch inside the nest box (otherwise it may break under the weight of jewelry).
Voila, your nest is finished! Hang it in the kitchen or in the children’s room and do not forget to install a new factory.
A nice achievement that is sure to put you in a good mood every time you look. Like what, tiny details, the spontaneous ideas and childish dreams enough to make our life joyful and colorfully!
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