Ladybug of plasticine: ways of modeling
This or that insect can cause negative emotions in a person. These are bugs, spiders, caterpillars and others. But funny ladybugs are an exception. Lovely creatures always attract attention, especially children's. Therefore, children are happy to mold ladybirds.
There are many options for decoration crafts, but the important point is the presence of black and red plasticine. White and green are necessary for making eyes and a leaf on which the insect will be located.
Preparation for modeling
Ladybird is the favorite baby insect. Plasticine children create different variations of this insect: magic, color, normal.
Molding is an entertaining activity for children of any age. Brighten the everyday evening with joint activities with the child. And about how to make a ladybug from plasticine, read below. In advance it is necessary to get a good material without impurities and additives. It is advisable to buy plasticine from a reputable manufacturer.
To create a ladybug, you must have:
- plasticine of red, white, black and green colors;
- wire (thin);
- black beads;
- a board for modeling.
The process of modeling
So proceed directly to the very modeling.
First you need to warm up clay, rolling and stretching it in your hands. From the red piece roll ball. The shape of the trunk is given to the ball by the method of flattening.
It is necessary to make a smaller red ball out of black plasticine. The resulting lump should be flattened to make a flat belly for a ladybug.
Then, from a small black piece of plasticine we roll a ball, which will be the head of the insect. To the head we attach the antennae, which are also molded from plasticine. In addition to plasticine antennae, wire can be used.
The eyes are made of white material and placed on the muzzle.
The paws of ladybird are made from black plasticine. For this, we roll small pieces into sausage.
We take a toothpick and string an insect on it, and then a head. We also act with each paw of a ladybug. We string the paws on a broken toothpick and fasten it to the body.
In the end we create a similarity of wings on the back of the beetle. That is, draw the wings with a stack. In addition, we need black dots on the back, if we make a ladybug. From the plasticine black color roll small balls and place on the bug.
Complete the craft with details such as a leaf or lawn from a material of suitable color. And your ladybug of plasticine is ready!
Additional sculpturing option
The ladybug of plasticine is molded and follows: roll two identical balls in size, join them together and round the contour. As a result, one ball is obtained, which will serve as the body of the insect.
The body is pressed to the plate, and then attach the head. Next, we attach 6 legs to it, the antennae to the head, and the eyes on the muzzle.
Folded wings are also created using a stack or a pencil using a drawing method.
The result is a charming ladybug made of clay.
Show some imagination, experiment with decorations and body shape. It will be interesting not only to the child, but also to you.