How to make watches by yourself - some tips for beginners
In the modern world, many beautiful designerinterior items. But things made with their own hands (they are also popular now hand made) can not be compared to anything. Every thing made by you has a special meaning, your individual style, a part of your soul. In this article, you will learn how to make a clock yourself.
You can create from what the soul wants. If you went through old things, found something interesting, took possession of the grandmother's chest, create, remodel, modernize, decorate your home and your friends' homes. An integral part of the interior of each house is the clock. But how to make a clock with your own hands, not everyone knows.
So, the design thing can be created from anyhand tools: it can be an ordinary veneer, an old record, or an expensive picture to you, your favorite picture, etc. And, of course, you will need a clockwork, without which our clock will not work.
How to make a wall clock from a gramophone record
- The old plate;
- clockwork (mandatory);
- Acrylic colors (you can pearly to your taste), with which we will draw numbers and divisions;
- and, of course, your imagination.
We will seal the middle of the plate with a beautifula picture, we will paint with colors or we will glue all stones, beads, etc. Further, we mark our prepared base in 12 parts, each part after that, respectively, number. Here you can give vent to your imagination: the figures can be Roman, Arabic, in the form of zigzags and so on. The next step is the installation of the mechanism - our arrows. We take unnecessary hours (preferably working), shoot arrows, untwist the puck and transfer in the reverse order to our future masterpiece. We leave the arrows in the old design or decorate in our own way.
The basis may not necessarily be a plate. It is possible to take an old picture (in the center it is necessary to drill a hole), a mirror, etc.
How to make a watch out of paper? In this case, you can use the technique known to us from the school - papier-mache. For those who have forgotten: for this technology we need paper, glue, the base on which you will paste it. The first layer will be with water instead of glue. We lower a piece of paper in water and transfer it to the substrate (for example, a plate). So continue until we cover the whole surface. Next, we put the second layer: cover the first layer with glue and apply our pieces of paper, and so on. We let it dry and continue to create. The created base can be painted or painted, covered with fabric or created decoupage. The base can be made of any shape, for example, it can be a flat or convex surface. Then you can follow the above instructions. Create a masterpiece of unusual shape, decorate it, and let it become a highlight in your house or serve as a gift for your loved ones.
How to make a clock yourself - you choosethemselves. Personal style, your possibilities and imagination will help in creating this masterpiece. You can use different genres in one product. One thing is certain: it is always pleasant to look at a thing created by one's own hand and be proud of it.
So, you learned how to make a watch yourself. Good ideas for you and a flight of fantasy!