Products made from turtles with their own hands
- 11 Nov 18:15
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Sea, vacation, beach. .. Three simple words filled with positive emotions and fresh breeze. Every summer it is desirable to leave in the memory all year round, and even more. I do not know how you, but I bring from the holidays the shoots of shells and polished salty waves of coloredsand. What to do with all good, the answer is simple - products from shells with their own hands .
Products made from turtles with their own hands - topiars and balls
Turtle trees will decorate a coffee table and keep memories for one, and not even for two years - not for nothing you all day wandered along the beach in search of interesting specimens of sea shells.
For turtles topiar we will need:
- cone made of cardboard or plastic;
- 5-10 cups of shells;
- glue gun.
Spread the cone with glue and first stick the largest turtles, then medium, and then fill the distance with the small shells. A little advice - if you are not satisfied with small gaps between the turtles, you can sprinkle them with white sand - he will also stick to the cone.
To make a bowl of shells prepare:
- ball preparation;
- assorted from various shell sizes;
- glue for ceramic tiles( or PVA glue);
- spatula, sponge and soft cloth.
Candlesticks from the turtle
These two magnificent candlesticks are designed for romantic summer evenings. Immediately I warn - their manufacture - the task of increased complexity, but, nevertheless, the game is worth the candles.
At first, attach large shells to candlesticks and then coral and small-sized turtles. The more diverse your assortment of former houses of mollusks, the more unusual and beautiful will candlesticks.
bowl bowl What you need:
- dish or bowl desirable from wood
- many seagulls
- white acrylic paint
- bowl and a little water
First put on a bowl plate to see approximately how the mosaic will look like. If your shells are too large, break a hammer with a couple to fill the void between the turtles on the dish.
Apply a filler to the dish over the shells. Wipe with water sponge the surface of the shells. Wait a few minutes and cover the filler on the dish with acrylic paint.
Now leave the dish for the whole day, and then you can safely wrap it in the box and give your relatives, or simply decorate them with a wall or coffee table.
Sea turtle products
This marvelous grid is suitable for a country house or for children in marine style.
Prepare for it:
First we will weave our network. Drill make several holes in wooden sticks and stretch through them threads, fastening them with knots. You have to get eight parallel threaded threads. Then proceed to the interweaving of the transverse threads. They are exactly seven pieces and they are fixed very simply - knots. When the network is ready, tied to it the turtle and boldly decorate the room.
Turtles and Other Memories at the
Bank I saw hundreds of "snuff boxes and bottles in the bottle" type of souvenir in all the small shops along the beach. They are all neat and of the same type, and probably contain shells from China. So I decided to make my own, sand and turtles in the souvenir bottle of the beach. It turned out pretty cute! Try it too.
Put a bit of sand on the tour with a trip, print your photo from a holiday on the printer, only on plain paper, not on glossy paper. Glued it on the inside of the cans, put it in the freshwater turtle and wash it in it, and sign it.
This vase is very easy to use. Fill a large 1/3 dry sand with a wide neck. Then, from above, lay out the clean turtles, sea stars and shells. Use the treasures you picked up on a trip to the shore, or just bought at the store. Put the vase in the center of the table or on the shelf and let it please you every day.
Candle holder from the shells
Among the shellfish products, candlesticks stand side by side with their own hands. But I will not go into the complexity, but just show the lightest and refined candlestick, especially since the complex has already been at the very beginning.
- Vase or glass
Place a candle inside the vase. Pour the sand around the candle about a third of the vase. Place the turtle around the candle pillar. You might need a tweezers for that.
It will be great if an aromatic candle will make your even more romantic evening.