Friday, 23 January 2009

Patchwork Elephant Using a Milk Carton

For this you will need:

  • Tissue paper in assorted colours
  • 1 Large plastic milk carton with a handle
  • Glue and paint brush
  • Scissors
  • Eyes (not shown) can be googly or cut out of paper

To make :

  • Wash out the milk carton, throw away the lid and cut off the top just following a line around the bottom of the handle. Discard the bottom of the milk carton.
  • Cut out large squares of tissue paper in a variety of colours

  • Glue the squares to the milk carton in a patchwork style
  • Add a couple of eyes either side

Finished Patchwork Elephant by Shelley aged 4