Garden figures made of plastic bottles
Today, almost any animal for garden decor can be made from a plastic bottle. We have already seen technology to create frogs, now consider another equally creative option – a pig from a plastic bottle.
The advantage of such garden figurines is, that their creation will require a minimum of time and money, while the shape and color of products You choose.
Materials and tools to create a pig
There are many variations on the theme that, what materials is it easier to make the body of the plastic pig.
In our example we have considered the pig, made from the following materials:
- 5-liter plastic bottle for the body figures (although you can also use 1,5 and 2-liter bottles, to create the little piglets)
- 2-liter plastic bottle for the ears of a pig (alternatively, you can use cups yogurt)
- 4 Cup yogurt for the legs of the animal (instead of cups often use the corrugated plastic pipe either from the necks of plastic bottles)
- Two large buttons to create eye plastic pig
- A small piece of rope for tail
Among the tools for building a pig from a plastic bottle we need:
- Pink paint, preferably water-repellent
- Glue gun
When all materials and tools will be collected, you can go to the process of creating a garden figures.
The creation of garden figures
For the beginning of plastic bottles and cups cut out body parts – legs, ears, the body itself.
After that, the bonding of the plastic pig into a single unit with an electric glue gun.
Then the finished pig should be painted in pink color and put in a Sunny place, that would be during the day it dried up.
As soon as a plastic figurine to dry, it is necessary to glue her eyes – buttons.
In the end, pig dorisovyvaet all the missing body parts – Piglet, eyelashes, ears.
That's all the technology of creation of a pig from a plastic bottle with your hands. It is recommended to create more than one animal, but several, for example, mom and 2-3 cubs.
I would also like to add to this figure another interesting idea. What would plastic piggy could represent both a vase for flowers, it is recommended to cut the top back hole and fill it with fertile soil. After that, the soil needs to sow flower seeds and wait, while garden figurine bloom.
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