Diwali is celebrated using diyas. In each and every household, lighting the diyas is considered to be very auspicious. There are diyas easily available in the market; however we can make decorative diyas which adds an extra spark to the traditional diyas. Here we show you how to make diwali diya decoration from plastic spoons.

Diwali Diya Decoration From Plastic Spoons

Please have a look at step by step procedure for making decorative diyas From Plastic Spoons.

Things Needed

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  • Plastic spoons
  • Paint
  • Paint brush
  • Cardboard
  • Decorative pearls
  • Glue gun
  • Pencil
  • Colour palate

Procedure For Diwali Diya Decoration From Plastic Spoons

Step 1

  • Take a cardboard and draw 3 circles on it.
  • Join the circles to each other by making small arcs on the outer surface of the circle.
  • Cut the circle along with the arcs.

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Step 2

  • Take the plastic spoons.
  • Use a colour palate to collect the paint.
  • Use yellow, green and red colour to paint the spoons with a paint brush.
  • Once the spoons are painted, allow the paint to dry.

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  • Paint several spoons as we need many pieces for diya decoration.
  • Cut the bottom end of the spoon so that we get petal shape pieces.

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Step 3

  • Take the cut out cardboard piece.
  • Paste the yellow colour spoon petals on one of the circles to form the outer layer of the circle.
  • Repeat the same process for the red and green circles as well.

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  • Next form the inner layer by pasting the spoon in the similar manner as that of the outer layer.

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  • Decorate the spoon petals by using decorative pearls.

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  • Place the candle diya in the centre of the decorated item.
  • The decorated candles are now ready to use.

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Plastic spoons are easily available in the market. We usually throw these spoons considering them to be a waste. However, these can be utilized to make excellent Diwali decoration. Hope you enjoyed making this craft. Happy crafting!!