you need
  • - shells;
  • - white beads;
  • - gouache;
  • - glue or varnish.
  • for bowls:
  • - Workmen vase-blank;
  • - foil;
  • - shells;
  • - gouache;
  • - glue.
  • for salt dough:
  • - 500 g of wheat flour;
  • - 200 g of salt finely ground;
  • - 200 ml of cold water.
Take a lot of different shells , Wash, clean from dirt, dust, dry and gouache paint in different colors.
Sort shells in shape and size and see if we can build out of them any figure.For example, a large oval shell (well suited shells of mollusks family Mytilidae, hiatellida) got the body of the fish, of seashells in the form of a fan (like family pektninda) and three times smaller than the shell-body - the tail of two or three similarshell tail - fins.
Paint the body and fins in pleasant colors, remember the color of various fish living in the warm seas - the striped, speckled, plain.Most shell-body can have a much more unusual shape than oval: the better - this is an opportunity to make outlandish exotic fish.
Make angel.For the body, take one large shell, which can be represented hoodie angel (it should be like a fan), widest part - bottom, narrow - upper neck.White beads - head and two small shells possible to make wings.Paint the body shell, and shell - white gouache wings, the wings can be coated with silver or gold lacquer, or just glue.
Pick seashells, suitable to lay a flower - it is not difficult, in almost every collection there is a sufficient number of identical shells , from which you can make the petals.The middle of a flower can be made from a few beads.Paint or varnish gouache all shells in the desired color.
vase in rakushkahProseyte through a sieve finely ground table salt, pour into an enamel bowl, fill it with water and stir until it is completely dissolved.Sift flour through a sieve, and, continuing to stir constantly salty water, it gradually sprinkle in the flour.Knead the dough very carefully, so that it becomes elastic, cool, and no longer sticks to the hands.
Take the bowl-disc, carefully wrap the foil stuck to salt dough, press into the dough colored seashells, anneal bowl in the oven at 100 - 120 ° C.You can lubricate the glue each shell before pressed into the dough.