How to Make an Artificial Bonsai Tree using Plaster of Paris (POP) and Clay This is a nice best out of waste home decor craft you can make at home. Things You Need… Pliers, Scissors, Aluminium Foil, Aluminium Wire, Newspapers, Styrofoam/Thermocol Box Artificial Grass & Leaves, Woodfinish Oil, Shilpkar Clay, Stones, Plaster of Paris, Colors & Brushes, Glue Gun Lets start with styrofoam box and cut it as shown. Paste the stones using glue gun as shown. Now take an aluminium wire and cut it. Use pliers and tie all the cut out aluminium wires to make a bunch as shown here. Give the shape like branches to the aluminium wire as shown Cut the newspaper into small pieces. Take a plastic bowl and make the mixture of plaster of paris and water. Cover the stones with the plastic bag as shown. Dab the newspaper pieces into Plaster of Paris mixture and paste it on the tree. Now take shilpkar clay and paste it on the tree. Make more branches with it as shown. Color the tree as shown. Take the wood finish oil and apply it on the stones for shine. Paste the artificial grass and leaves as shown. Color the Styrofoam base as shown. Wow!! Your beautiful artificial bonsai tree is now ready for home decor. Thanks for watching and Happy Crafting!