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How to make a donkey out of tires


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With the help of handicrafts from automobile tires and other junk materials, you can not just decorate your personal plot, but also give it brightness and creativity.

An unusual approach to the design of the site will make it a wonderful place to relax.

You will need

  • - boards, scraps of wooden building materials-
  • - self-tapping screws or other fastening elements-
  • - several pieces of reinforcement for frame-
  • - several automobile tires-
  • - one bicycle tire-
  • - paint and brush.



Compose from the pieces of reinforcement the framework of the futureCrafts. To do this, put four pins into the ground in the places where the donkey's legs are supposed to be installed, it is better to fasten them in the trunk area between them. This gives a stable basis for further work.


Cut one of the big tires in half. Attach it to the legs-armaturans round part down - this will be the torso of the donkey. To make a donkey back, from the other tire, cut out a long strip and lay it on the inverted half, firmly fasten it.


Make a donkey's head - use for thisSecond half of the tire. It must be fixed in the desired position, attaching one end, which will be a neck, to the trunk. You can arrange the harness in such a way that it supports the head.


Legs of donkey from the armature look ugly - tighten them with bicycle tires. Pieces of fittings try to direct in such a way that the legs look natural.


Decorate the composition with additional details - this will help revive it and give realism. From the pieces of the tire, cut out the ears, tail of the donkey, attach them in the right places.


You can harness the donkey in a cart. To do this, from the pieces of wood make up a harness, a piece of rubber curved in a semicircle from the tire will fit as a yoke. Make a pair of wheels from the boards or take real ones - from a broken bicycle, a wheelbarrow.


Fasten two poles together with a bar - thisThe easiest option is to simulate a shaft and a cart. Strengthen one side of the resulting structure on a standing donkey, the other - fix it on the ground. On both sides of the bar arrange wheels.


The very cart is very easy to make from the wholeTires. Put the tire on the bar between the wheels. If you make a bottom for it, you can pour into the ground and plant flowers - it turns out that the donkey is carrying a whole flower bed with flowers. To make a homemade composition brighter and more natural, paint the finished artwork in any color.

How to make a donkey out of tires Was last modified: May 21st, 2017 By Vouvyebb
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