Peacock crafts are very common as the peacock is a beautiful bird. It is not just beautiful but colourful as well and that is the main reason why these crafts are so popular. Peacock is used as a representation of cups, bags, bed sheets and almost all our things.
The bright colours grab the attention and this has made the crafts really famous. We will be making an unusual peacock for home décor which will be made out of aluminium foils and ice cream sticks. Also, we will give it an elegant look not with paints but with decorative stones, beads and chains.
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Step 1: Things Needed to Make Beautiful Peacock!
- Ice Cream Sticks
- Aluminum Foil
- Aluminum Wire
- Glitter Sheets
- Plastic Bottle Lid
- Color Sheet
- Divider Tool
- Glue Gun
- Decorative Stones
- Decorative Rings & Beads
- Beads Lace
- Colorful Stones & Beads
- Stone Lace
Step 2: Let's Make a Shape of a Peacock!
- Take an Aluminum foil and crush it. Now give it the shape of a peacock with the crushed aluminium foil.
- Now take an aluminium wire, use pliers to make a pattern and cut it.
Step 3: Let's Fix the Peacock on the Base!
- Take a bottle lid and fix the aluminium wires to it.
- Fix the bird on the aluminium wire as well and then fix the lower portion of the wire to the base using glue.
- Wrap the wire with the aluminium sheets.
Step 4: Let's Make the Design Using Ice Cream Sticks!
- Take the cardboard piece and draw a circle on it. Cut it.
- Cut the circular cardboard to fix it on the bird and take the cutout piece and apply glue to it.
- Paste this piece on a green sheet and cut it.
- Now paste the ice cream sticks on this cardboard piece.
- Paste the decorative stones on the ice cream sticks along with the decorative beads and pearls.
Step 5: Let's Decorate the Bird!
- Now, decorate the bird using colourful stones.
- Take the glitter papers, draw the base similar to the circle. Cut and paste the same.
- Now take the ice cream stick design and paste it.
- Decorate the peacock further with beads and bead chain.
Wow!! Your beautiful handmade icecream sticks peacock is now ready.
Step 6: Conclusion
This elegant peacock craft can be used as a home décor object. Also, it is a perfect gift item. It can also be used as a craft for the kids. You can beautify the peacock by adding more decorative pieces to it based on your imagination.
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