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Spring Craft Fun With Balloons

I’m getting ready to shoot the breeze tomorrow for a few screen days free by the coast with Miss8, but before I go I wanted to share a cute spring craft with you, a quick 10 minute bit of chicken paper crafting fun with balloons!!

easter chick craft

Here’s all you need to make

Balloons
Craft paper
Cardboard
Glue (fast drying like UHU or glue gun)
Scissors
Permanent Marker

Start by cutting out the paper pieces
– wings x 2, comb x 2, beak, feet and tail feathers x 3

easter chick craft

1. Glue on the wings

easter chick craft

2. Next attach the comb

easter chick craft

3. Followed by the beak

easter chick craft

4. Glue a piece of red paper to the cardboard foot

easter chick craft

5. And glue the foot to the base of the balloon, this will keep your chicken anchored

easter chick craft

6. With a permanent marker draw on the eyes

easter chick craft

7. Wind the tail feather strips around a pencil and let it spring open into a soft curl

easter chick craft

8. Glue the tail feathers to the back of the balloon

easter chick craft

I love her tail feathers :)

easter chick craft

And voila some cheeky chickens that love to sing and dance away the Easter days together xx

easter chick craft

 

easter chick craft

You can use the same steps here to make bunnies too.

Happy Making, Happy Easter
Michelle
xx

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