Interior residential, office or even suburban areas may be advantageous to diversify and complement the original small decorated tree.Wide range presented in specialized stores, but it is really save, a little effort and imagination.Consider how you can make a coffee tree with his own hands.
creative process does not require large material costs, however, will have to show perseverance, patience, concentration, and, of course, creativity.
creativity to work you need the following materials:
- Coffee beans.It is not necessary to choose the most expensive varieties, because it will not be used for consumption.The main criterion for selecting the grains - a beautiful, correct form.
- lightweight foam ball.It can be purchased in stores specializing in the sale of decorative elements.Alternatively, you
- ball smaller.This can be a ball, which is used for a game of table tennis.
- interesting shapes tree branch twine.To use the fit even twisting branches, more importantly, that they are smooth.Twine can be any: the color and thickness do not matter.
- brown acrylic paint, gouache.
- Flower pot.He may be new, with original patterns, decoupage, modeling or old, tatty, it is easy to decorate with twine or other material, for example, dried flowers, large beads, sequins.
- Clay.To fix the grains and other elements of decor should choose an adhesive that adheres instantly.In extreme cases, it may be an ordinary PVA.
- Stones, foam, seeds.This material is placed in a pot, for a coffee tree was more stable.
- Ornaments: ribbons, snails, ladybugs, dried flowers, or any other elements.
Create a coffee tree step by step ↑
will understand clearly how to make a coffee tree and get to work.
- selected branch of the tree need to wrap twine, pre promazyvaya thread with white glue.
- Twine on branches should be well dry.At this time you can begin to prepare pellets.If there is foam balls, you need to take a tennis ball and make a hole in it.For this purpose, use a hot iron rod, needle or awl.
- Now turn staining ball.In order not to stain your hands with paint, use a clothespin and sponge (sponge squeezed a clothespin as a result you can work freely with paint, holding only the edges of the invented device).In order that the ball was not turned in your hands, it is necessary to "impose" on the pencil.
- The process of staining.
- Once the branch and the ball is well dried, they can be glued together (it is desirable to use an adhesive with a high setting).
- Coffee beans thoroughly smeared with glue and carefully attached to the ball.The work can take a long time, since the grain must be placed very close to each other.
- Just decorated second ball.
- Once the grains are well on the balls are locked, you can put a tree in a pot.The capacity of the pre-decorated with twine or any other materials.
- order to branch no clones and did not fall to the bottom of the pot should be put pebbles.A layer of stones on top of compacted foam.The top layers smeared with glue and covered with fine grain or colored crumbs, cereals.Thanks to the adhesive, a natural decoration easily be fixed in a pot and not enough sleep.
- Decorating tree trunk.Of particular originality can give colorful ribbons tied in bows gentle.For this stage of work is desirable to select a contrasting color.It can be brown and beige ribbon or tape color juicy grass and young lettuce.Gently tied bows.It is desirable to place in several stages along the tree trunk.This solution makes the product unique.
- on tree randomly placed ladybugs.Major figures desirable to attach to a large bowl and a smaller figure - on the barrel or pot.
- trees at the base of the cochlea is fixed, dried flowers are placed.We can assume that the decorative coffee tree is ready.
How to make unique sapling ↑
The main stages in the creation of this item are similar decor.However, there may be options that will make the coffee tree Topiary small masterpiece.
For example, a pot for flowers can be arranged in the technique of decoupage by the main motive coffee theme.Paper napkins, to be used for sticking on the surface of the container should be with elements that symbolize coffee (picture scattered coffee beans, cups and curling smoke, coffee sets, coffee grinders ...).
Originally will look as well as a pot of coffee cups or bags of grain.This option may be to look at the sale, but it is easier to do it yourself: should "dress" the capacity in burlap, tie a ribbon or with braid and in near-wellbore region to spill a little coffee beans.
Video story about the production Topiary own hands ↑
Secrets topiary craftsmen ↑
for stronger fixing tree in a pot, you can use a special construction gypsum, alabaster, which after dilution is simply poured into the tank (after a certain time, the solutionIt freezes well and securely attached to the coffee Topiary selected containers).
Base Topiary can put a thin straw, sisal yarns, dry grass, seeds of various shapes and colors.There are so many options.
With regard to the world, instead of tennis balls can also use a small children's balls with a smooth surface, the compressed foil balls of yarn.The sophisticated
can be and the process of fixing the coffee beans.It is well established special gun, which had previously fueled glue.It is designed just for such fine work in the style of hand-made.
At the final stage in the process of final decoration, a "crown" trees can attach butterflies, dragonflies, artificial flowers made of multi-colored ribbons, the original applique floral themes.
Interesting decisions can happen if to experiment with color and style.
Making coffee trees - a great opportunity to give free rein to their imagination.Be of good cheer!