Here’s what to do!
We had some toilet rolls kicking around for a couple of weeks as M has been collecting them – she’s had a bit of a thing, and wanted to make Mary, Joseph and baby Jesus characters as we’d seen them on a tv programme before Christmas.
I googled around and adapted them with things we had around the house – like pipe cleaners and fluffy bobbles for antennae, then experimented with different patterned paper from the crafty drawer, and some glitter glue pens for decoration!
M was really good with doing most of it with some help (like drawing the lines, glueing the paper on) – we ran out of plastic eyes (but they’d look really good too!) – but they’re really simple to do, I just stuck plenty of paper on the rolls – the wings are folded in half when they’re being cut to keep them symettrical, and away you go! Great fun!
Thanks Heather! I know what we’ll be doing this weekend…!
- Ten Special National Trust Days Out For Dads
- A Devon Cliffs Haven Break
- MAM – Learn to Drink Cup
- 3M’s Damage-Free Hanging
- My Morphy Richards Soup Maker Six Months On
- Film Review – Playing For Keeps
- We Love Books – The Hueys in It Wasn’t Me by Oliver Jeffers
- Monski Mouse – Coming to a Dancefloor Near You – and Soon!
- Ecover – Message In Our Bottle
- App Time – Read With Biff, Chip and Kipper
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