Application Fish: diversify your children's leisure and spend time with benefit
All parents sometimes think about how to distract their beloved child from watching television 24 hours a day or aimlessly wandering on the Internet. The best occupation for any child is needlework. One of the most fascinating and exciting kinds of children's creativity is applique.
A wide variety of materials that you can work with, endless motives for creating beautiful crafts, different ways to design finished works is a fertile ground for seating small fidgets for handicrafts again and again. Perhaps the most popular character in children and adults, from which you will get an excellent applique, is a fish. Therefore, in today's article we will tell and show how and from what it can be done.
It's hard to imagine children's entertainment, which would develop a child more qualitatively than appliqué. The fact is that the creation of work in this technique assumes the all-round development of the baby. In order to make a craft, he needs to come up with a story, a certain plot, to show his imagination and creative thinking. In order to translate fiction into reality, the child will need such skills as drawing and cutting, the ability to glue, perhaps, to sew and embroider.
In addition to mastering purely mechanical actions and the development of a small motorboat, the use of appliques is useful in terms of education in children of assiduity, purposefulness, and the ability to bring it to the end. Skeptics can now argue and say that the application "Fish" is a very simple occupation, and it is unlikely to bring so much benefit. In many ways, this depends on the nature of the relationship between parents and children. Babies should be given the opportunity to manifest themselves and sometimes make mistakes. Correcting their own mistakes, they learn much faster than when they simply follow the orders of their mentors.
A popular character
To plunge into the magical underwater world is a dream of many people, no matter how old they are. The mystery of the sea depths fascinates and beckons each of us. Not for nothing that fish become heroes of modern animation, about them many old tales and legends are composed. The application "Rybka" is a kind of brand of producers of goods for creativity. Visiting a specialized store, you can easily pick up ready-made sets, where all the materials (and sometimes tools) have already been put in for composition.
In this case, handicraftsmen do not even have to select suitable components of the craft, they will not have to look for an idea and think about what to put and where to put it. Following the instructions and a little time will give a positive result. These can be kits with textile details or traditional paper applications. Fish is often decorated with paillettes, beads, glitter or rhinestones, which gives the work a special attraction and mystery.
Many people associate appliques with the autumn time, the collection of beautiful scarlet and gold leaflets and other natural material, as well as the subsequent compilation of various kinds of compositions from the found good. The fish from the leaves is an appliqué, which children often have to do in kindergartens, schools and clubs for creative work with the beginning of the school year. There is nothing surprising. Various in form, color and texture leaves allow you to make them real masterpieces.
From the leaves of a weeping willow or acacia, a flock of brisk fry will form. Larger birch, aspen, chestnut and poplar will become a luxurious base for pot-bellied carp and carp. The maple leaf, after a slight improvement with scissors, turns into a luxurious catfish. And as a result of a combination of different in size and shade of plants, a beautiful appliqué "Golden Fish" is born. It is also easy to make from different sequins and beads.
Not an easy one
A traditional applique for many of us is a hand-made paper element pasted onto a cardboard base. Of course, the paper is now available for every taste and color. In addition to the broadest palette of tones and shades, this material can differ in other parameters. The paper is corrugated, metallized, with velor coating, matte or glossy. However, creating an application, it is necessary to diversify the work a little. The easiest and most accessible way is drawing. The combination of painted and glued elements always looks very lively and dynamic, and also more realistic and bright.
These fish are a vivid confirmation of this. As you can see in the photo, the inhabitants of the underwater depths are made of leaves. With pencils, the background imitating the water space is finished, as well as small strokes on the fish themselves. Black eyes, fins and tails are highlighted, and colored impregnations gave the water inhabitants a picturesque overflow.
To make the work done with love and trembling not lost and looked as effective as possible against the background of other crafts, it should be beautifully decorated. A good presentation is the key to the success of any presentation. Paper aquarium - one of the options for a wonderful crafts for kids, in which several techniques are collected, including appliqué. Fish in the aquarium can be glued or hung with monofilament (thin fishing line for needlework).
Such work will become a sensation at the school exhibition and simply beautiful decoration of the children's room. It is done quite simply, the main thing is to find the basis. An excellent option - a box of shoes or a small box-"screen", which sells a weight cookie. This container does not need to be treated with edges. Its inner and outer parts must be wrapped with wrapping or colored paper, foil, simply painted with colors, after which the "aquarium" will be filled with colorful inhabitants.
In the farm everything will fit!
The application "Fish" is not only crafts made of leaves or paper. This character looks great as a decorative element on clothes. A children's dress decorated with a fish made of repetitive or satin ribbons will have to taste a small fashionista.
Not less popular sea and river inhabitants have won at the masters, creating in such techniques, as a quilting and patchwork. In their work, appliqués in the form of fish from the fabric are decorated with pillows, blankets and toys. The complexity of these crafts should not be intimidating. On the contrary, it is a demonstration of what we need to strive for and how to develop our creative potential.
After reviewing this publication to the end, readers saw that there are difficult to perform work with which the kid can not cope (for example, a small fish from the leaves). Application is a great way to get close to a child, performing one common task. So always help your beloved child create.