What can be made of cardboard?
You can create a wide variety of products from cardboard, which then become an excellent basis for a gift, a toy for a child, and decorate the interior. Armed with patience and supporting materials, get down to work!
Both adults and children to make a box of cardboard with their own hands will not be easy. You can use the product in a variety of ways - put a gift in a box, use it for storage, as a gift bonbonniere for guests at a wedding or other celebration, etc.
- Take a sheet of cardboard of the desired size (depending on the parametersfuture product).
- Draw the base for the box from which you will later fold it. We offer you a couple of simple schemes: see and.
- Cut the product and fold it along the lines, and then glue it together (for this it will be convenient to use, including double-sided tape).
- Do not forget to decorate the cardboard with colored paper, ribbons, beads, buttons, etc.
Other crafts made of cardboard
Thinking about what crafts can be made from paper or cardboard, do not limit your imagination in anything. We offer several options.
- Bookmarks. Draw on the cardboard a small animal figure, a flower, a funny little man or something else. Color the picture and cut it. Now cut a long narrow strip of cardboard and decorate it with ribbons, lace, or simply paint it with paints, pens or pencils. Glue the previously made figure to the end of the strip and let it dry. Bookmark ready.
- You can also make bright and colorful magnets from cardboard. Cut offa piece of thick cardboard of the desired size and decorate it to your taste. Use buttons, ribbons and lace, felt figures, sequins, etc. Glue a magnet on the back. Done!
- Appliques. Both an adult and a child will be able to make a plot picture-application out of colored cardboard. For the basis of work it is better to take a more dense cardboard, and for the picture itself - more thin. You will find many interesting ideas, for example,.
- Origami. You can also make an origami craft from thin cardboard. The density of the material will allow you to create only the most simple, but still beautiful figures. Ideas will find, in particular, on this.
- Puppet show.Draw the figures of the "actors", cut them into pieces and tie them together using threads. Or you can download ready-made templates, for example,.