Advice 1: How to make a fountain of balloons with their hands

When making rooms suitable for hosting many festive events are often used the original three-dimensional figures and the composition of light gas-filled colored balloons. One of such compositions, a fountain of balloons to do that by yourself.
The fountain of balloons: simple and tasteful
When organizing anniversaries, weddings and other events great attention is paid to the decoration of the hall. With this purpose, posters, textiles, artificial and natural flowers and balloons. From balloons it is easy to make your own hands various three-dimensional shapes — flowers, hearts, vases and even fountains.

What is the fountain of balloons

The fountain of balloons is an original composition reminiscent of beating up, as in this fountain, water jets. It is quite frequently used part of the estate and is usually in the Central part of the whole composition. Balloons in recent years, increasingly used in the work of professional designers, but this does not mean that to create a fountain of balloons with their hands impossible.

Services of a professional aerodesigners are quite expensive and not everyone is affordable. Of course, a professional can make a unique composition, but made with their hands the fountain can brighten any room, including those designed for weddings. To make the most such three-dimensional shape is easy.

Make a fountain of balloons: it's simple and beautiful

Folk wisdom says that even if the eyes are afraid, hands do. In full it can be attributed to our composition, which we will try to do a simple but original and interesting. To work we'll need balloons of different sizes and colors, a small balloon with helium, the fixing adhesive tape, and soft wire or thin but strong twine to connect the elements of the composition.

First make the weights, to the future fountain does not move around the room at their discretion. Should not be used for this purpose pieces of wood and even more kettlebells and dumbbells — even if the weights also serves as a ball, but not filled with light gas or air, and water. This water bowl will keep the arrangement in place is not worse than the 16-kilogram kettlebells, which athletes train before a competition in powerlifting.

Now each of the balls you need to prepare. Gently inflate balloon with air, withstanding them for a few minutes and then air down and fill them with helium. Here it is necessary to make sure that "animated" suddenly, balls are not scattered around the room. Having prepared the material, you can begin to assemble the composition.

Our main goal is to achieve a feeling of lightness, swiftness, to create the impression similar to that which occurs to us when we look at a real fountain. So, the whole composition should be pointing up, and it is necessary to provide a kind of "branches", symbolizing the water spray. Forming a composition, bonding on the Central twine of all collected items. It is desirable to select the color balls to place elements of different colors to avoid the impression of chaos and disorder. As a useful add-on you can use colored tape.

All the fountain of balloons ready. Doubly pleased that this composition made with your own hands.

Advice 2: How to make heart balloon

Heart balloon is a popular decoration for weddings. Despite the simplicity and cheapness, it looks appropriate and festive. To make a heart from the bottom of the screen is possible with a minimum cost of labor and materials.
How to make heart balloon
You will need
  • - 4 m aluminum or copper wire ( diameter 3 mm);
  • - 176 balloons (diameter 11 cm);
  • - Scotch.
Bend the wire in the form of drops, connecting the ends with duct tape, but not in its final form, and roughly, for convenience. Inflate the balloons and tie them in pairs by the tails (better to do it together). Then pairs of beads connect to each other, four pieces in bundles: apply a pair of cross and twist.
Mark the middle drops of the upper point on the arc, begin to attach four balls, starting from this point. Mark the center point with tape or a ribbon to know where then bend the design on the heart shape. Attach the bundle to the wire by the junction of the tails and twist through the wire.
Prikruchivayte balls evenly on the right and left of center. Leave for 10 -15 cm of wire free of beads at the ends. Remove the tape holding the ends of the wire roughly, fold the 5 cm from the ends inward, connect curved pieces and wrap with tape.
Fold design on the heart shape: bend wire into location marked with tape, then grasp the right and left of the bend and bend the shape a little deeper.
Double heart, if the jewelry is prepared on the occasion of the connection of two hearts. For this first phase of work to bend two drops of wire and thread one into the other. Then repeat the entire sequence of steps.
Adorn the heart of the bulbs: a very impressive look artificial roses woven into a garland. It is not necessary to weave because the beads on the wire reinforced is very tight, and it is sufficient to insert roses between them. The decoration can be flower balloon of a smaller size, contrasting colors: pick up 5 balls of the same color and size, 1 ball is smaller and of a different color (for middle of flower). Inflate and tie the tails in pairs, connect pairs with each other, twisted places bundles of tails, place the middle of the flower in the center.

Advice 3: How to make a simple fountain

Suburban area — primarily a place of relaxation where you can escape from urban problems. So to arrange it so that every element is pleasing to the eye, creating a sense of peace and harmony. Water bodies in this situation are playing not the last role. Pond, small waterfall or fountain will decorate your cottage will be a place where you can sit in silence.
How to make a simple fountain
You will need
  • - plan for a suburban area;
  • pump;
  • - water supply;
  • - power supply system;
  • construction materials and tools;
  • - decorative elements.
The construction of the fountainand start with the choice of location. It is better to do before the start of construction of the villas when you are planning where and what you will be. Think about where you can arrange recreation area. It should not interfere with economic activities. The platform should be large enough to be able to dig a hole. Nearby water pipes will greatly simplify the process. The water may go down the drain, but there is a fountain with recirculation. The latter option is preferable if you pay for water by the meter.
Think about the design. It is best to draw what you want. The plan may change and updated in the process, but it needs to be. It is possible to arrange, for example, a fountain in the form of a spring. Then you will need different stones that you put inside the Cup and around the edges. Between the rocks you can plant moisture-loving plants. If you prefer rustic style, put about a Cup something like a miniature water mill. Instead you can use pottery. For example, a spring may flow from a broken ceramic pot.
In agricultural stores for a large assortment of bowls and pumps. These two elements are closely related to each other, and the capacity depends on the capacity of the pump, which can range from 1.5-2 liters per hour to 150. A small fountain will require a minimum of drainage, which must also be considered.
Dig a hole that size, so you can put it in the bowl, Determine the position of the pump. If the bowls are not, it is necessary to strengthen the walls of brick about the same as for a pool. Will need waterproofing. This is a special film which also to buy agricultural or hardware store. The bottom of the fountainand fill with sand. .You may need to connect the drain to the sewer. Yourself you are unlikely to be able to do it, it is better to call specialists from the construction organization or public utilities.
Install the pump. The large fountainand it is located above the water level, the smallest — on the contrary. Before you begin to build your creation, control height of the jet and pressure.
Decorate the fountain. On the sides of the bowl can be put figurines of animals or fairy tale characters. That the pump is not evident, it is possible to collect stones. Next to the bowl put moisture-loving plants. You can even do something like a spring in rock gardens. In this case, the seat should be high enough to be able to make a fountain in the form of hill stones.
A very small fountain can be done without the pump. It successfully replaced the aquarium pump. Find the right-sized dishes. It should be quite high. Quite suitable, for example, the fishbowl. Make a hole to insert a hose. The hose connect to the pump. What you have got, put it in a container. Pump cover with pebbles or expanded clay.
Cut a piece of plastic film of a size that could completely cover the layer of pebbles. Do it in the hole and route the hose. On top of the film, place stones, decorative ground and other design elements.
Do you need another sink and a stand for it. The stand can be glued, for example, of stones. It can be in the form of a vase with a perforated bottom. The hole needs to pass the hose. On the stand, if necessary, install the sink. It should also be a hole. Hose end output, but so that it was not very noticeable.
Finish the design of the fountain. In the decor you can use seashells, pretty stones, all kinds of statues. They are best glued with waterproof glue.
Fill the bowl to the pump was under water and the ground was a something like a small islet. Turn on the pump in the socket. This fountain can be done not only to give, but also for urban apartment.
Next to the fountain should not be plants that suffer from high humidity.

In country recirculating fountain, as in a small room, the water must from time to time to pour.
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