Home    Subscribe    Write for Us    FAQ    Contact    HubGarden    Login
Share your craft ideas for a share of the ad revenue. Click on Write For Us.

Cardboard Tube Jungle Critters

by Mina Keenan (follow)
Chief Editor: www.CraftFound.com, www.DarlingShe.com, www.SelfAvenue.com & www.TrulyHeart.com. Blog: www.MinasJournal.blogspot.com
Easy (873)      5 to 10s (611)      Animals (105)      Papercraft (94)      Printables (48)      Cardboard Tube (40)      Jungle (23)      Elephant (13)      Lion (9)      Tiger (8)     


jungle animals,jungle printables
Cardboard Tube Jungle Critters


Make up some jungle animals - a lion, a leopard, an elephant and a tiger with a few simple supplies you already have at home.

Time: 40 minutes
Age: 5-10's
Level: Easy

Materials

2 cardboard tubes
Paint
A4 paper and / or card
Glue
Scissors
Black marker
String or yarn


Method



jungle animals,jungle printables
basecoat


Basecoat cardboard tubes and cut them in half as shown in the photo.



jungle animals,jungle printables
Paint tubes in main colours for the animal bodies


Paint animal bodies in their main colours.

While you're waiting for the paint to dry, print out the downloads.

Glue the animal pieces to cardboard, then cut them out (or just print on card).




jungle animals,jungle printables
Animal markings applied with black marker


Draw on the animal markings with a black marker for the leopard and tiger. The leopard markings are like the letter 'C' and the tiger just needs a few stripes.



jungle animals,jungle printables
String for the tail


Roll a few lengths of string for the tail and knot at one end.




jungle animals,jungle printables
Attach tail to hind piece


Make a hole in the hind piece, thread string through and knot so it stays in place.



jungle animals,jungle printables
Jungle Critters from the back


Glue the cardboard tubes to the animal front and backs.



jungle animals,jungle printables
Completed Jungle Critters


Enjoy your jungle critters.


Download



jungle animals,jungle printables
Download Lion and Leopard for Cardboard Tubes


Download Lion and Leopard for Cardboard Tubes patterns




jungle animals,jungle printables
Download Elephant and Tiger for Cardboard Tubes


Download Elephant and Tiger for Cardboard Tubes patterns


For some domestic cats see Cardboard Tube Cat Family

Design by Mina Keenan

Have fun! :)


Categories
#Jungle
#Papercraft
#Printables
#5 to 10s
#Easy
#Animals
#Lion
#Tiger
#Elephant
#Cardboard Tube
I like this Article - 16
[ print friendly ]
More Articles by Mina Keenan
These fun masks were made to go with for some Jungle Safari fun! In the downloads you get th...
4 likes
Had some fun making Christmas patterns
11 likes
Here are some fun and funky clocks to play with, learn the time with and count down to New Years - a...
6 likes
Print these frames out to go with your favourite photos and put them on your drawer or use a gifts
11 likes
Some Fairy Colouring fun for quiet time
4 likes
Print out these retro space images for imaginative play and writing practice
6 likes
view all articles by Mina Keenan
Articles by Mina Keenan on Other Hubs
Colouring fun, writing practice, wall art, journal art, writing prompts - this versatile panel serie...
56 views
Some upbeat funky girl themed papers - for your journals and scrap projects
308 views
Here's one for the nursery or children's room
425 views
Captain Marvel was Fawcett Comics most popular character in the 1940s
60 views
My Google Plus Profile
ID: 2173
[ Submit a Comment ]
can you tell me how to print the animals out.
Instructions here
http://craftfound.com/trouble-printing-your-pdf/

Thanks xxx
Thanks so much! :)
Thanks Annie! There are matching masks here: http://mykidcraft.com/printable-jungle-animal-masks/ and matching bookmarks here: http://creativeyou.hubgarden.com/jungle-critter-bookmarks-to-print/ for the whole set!

Have fun!
:)
Love this, it is soooo cute!!
Trending Articles
This simple Frozen pinata is just the thing to complete a Frozen theme party
8 likes
Perfect for all Harry Potter fans, this easy to make bookmark is a great back to school craft
8 likes
This card is ideal for a nanny birthday card or a mother's day for grandma card
8 likes
A simple summer paper craft activity for kids
6 likes
Why should fingers have all the fun? This 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar' birthday card uses toe print...
3 likes
If you have a little girl in your life, chances are at some stage she will ask for a Frozen birthday...
3 likes
This is a great craft to make use of recycled cereal boxes
3 likes
This is a great activity for young children to learn
2 likes
Create a chunky underwater-themed necklace or decorations for the home
3 likes
These bookmarks are easy to make and most importantly are sure to stay in place
3 likes
Categories
Under 5s (588)
Any Age (403)
Over 10s (381)
Baby (12)
Links (1)
Easy (873)
Medium (244)
Hard (37)
 
Copyright 2012-2017 On Topic Media PTY LTD. ABN 18113479226. mobile version