Garden figures decorate and ennoble suburban area. They serve as important elements of landscape design, able to give a finished look you created the image of the garden.
Focusing on their physical and creative abilities, make gnome garden with his own hands.
Preparation of materials for the garden gnome
To create a gnome from papier-mache stock uppaper egg trays. They require a large amount. Tear trays into small pieces, adapting to this plastic bucket. Pour the resulting pieces boiling water so that all the paper was immersed in water, and leave for a day to swell.
Drain excess water and chop the resulting mass of hands. You can use a fork or electric mixer. Knead the dough uniform. Add a little white glue to have turned plastic mass.
If papier-mache is too liquid, to shift it in cheesecloth and hang over a bowl to glass excess water.
Cover the table with plastic wrap ornewspapers. Make the construction of five-liter plastic bottles and plastic or rubber ball. Bottle - a body of an imp, and a ball - a head. Bond can put on a wire or glue. To keep your garden beauty to obtain a stable, pour into a bottle of sand or gravel.
Fill with foam old gardening gloves small size. Leave the foam to swell and dry. From foam soles make shoes. Fashion a shoe using papier-mache.
For the basics of shoes you can use small plastic bottles. Nadrezhte them around the neck, bend it and secure with tape. Fill the bottle with foam, and clung to the top papier-mache.
Making gnome garden
Construction paper stuck to the ground. Apply it in thin layers with intermediate drying. Shape the face dwarf with a beard. For the eyes, you can use a tennis ball cut in half or beads. Fashion a garden figurine hat.
Back down below 1/3 and blind wavy bottomshirt. On the rest of the make vertical furrow received panties at the garden figurines. Hands in the jacket can sculpt separately and then attached to the body, and can immediately make them a gnome. Take the case of trusses of foam blanks extracted from the glove. Prilep prepared shoes.
Dry your gnome. If necessary, grind sandpaper. Saturate your crafts waterproof primer. Then cover the work of acrylic putty and prime the back. Razrisuy acrylics. The final layer of paint apply Yachting. Your Gnome is ready for exhibiting in the garden.
In the manufacture of gnome contemplate the possibility of inserting it into a flashlight in hand with the solar battery. Then in your garden will be a small evening lighting.