Here, we show you how to decorate your home or work site making this christmas village what you can place individually on a table or create a magical Christmas decoration with lights to illuminate and make your space happy. In general, they are easy to make. The details can be chosen as you want. Moreover, you will use materials like cardboard and rubber eva (foamy) but also you are going to need a special material, it is love!
In our video we show you steps as they are done:
The materials you need are:
- Cardboard. You can recycle from cereal boxes
- Rubber eva or foamy although you can also make them with felt
- Hot silicone
- Liquid silicone
- Blue paint
- Christmas lights
- To decorate you can use: chenille, ribbons, laces, buttons, dolls, sequins, wooden jewelery pearls or any small decorative object that you like and have at hand. You can also make many ornaments with the same eraser or felt.
- You can download the house patterns by clicking next links:
Then, you only cover the stamped part of the box or some side if it is not stamped. You should stick very well for the outer edges as well as the doors and windows so that you can cut them easily.
To make the frames you must trace each one in the rubber EVA or foamy…
To mark the silhouette of the house over rubber EVA. Then, you cut leaving a margin of 2 millimeters from the line.
You can create the decoration as well as make snow by cutting strips of rubber EVA in an irregular shape. Also, you can add other pieces of boxes to make a window, a chimney or a roof to cover them in the same shape as the structure of the house.
Finally, you add cardboard floor and other many accessories such as wreaths and garlands made with chenilles, buttons, trees, etc. On the other hand, you place the lights. You can watch in the video how to achieve that they fit to the edge of the roof.
Turquoise house finished:
Turquoise house night:
Yellow house finished:
Yellow house night:
Purple house night:
The houses can be made individually but if you want a beautiful village place them on different levels of styrofoam cut unevenly…
If you want to make a frozen lake use liquid silicone and paint. When it is dried looks very good.
Add all the details that you want and the village will be finished, ready to brighten up these beautiful holidays
We hope these ideas you liked.
Until next idea and happy holidays!