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 (867)      5 to 10s (608)      Animals (104)      Papercraft (92)      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
If you have paper, scissors and glue in the house, there is always an activity at hand
12 likes
Make this stand up card that Dad will love! Pop a paper present into the pocket
10 likes
Print these frames out to go with your favourite photos and put them on your drawer or use a gifts
11 likes
Santa throws open his arms to welcome the recipient! Try this easy to make card - a pop up varia...
7 likes
There is something very special about writing or drawing on 'special' paper
4 likes
Horses have long held fascination for all ages
5 likes
view all articles by Mina Keenan
Articles by Mina Keenan on Other Hubs
Terrified girl running off
42 views
Download Add your own words to the speech bubbles and use in journal work or as a poster
52 views
Download Have fun! # Clip Art # Journals # Scrapbooking # Stickers # ...
113 views
Download printable sheet
58 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
Inspirational quotes on a watercolour background seem to be everywhere right now
8 likes
Turn jelly into finger food! This is a fun activity for kids to do with an adult
3 likes
Using store-bought cardboard shapes, or ones you have made yourself, kids of all ages can have f...
3 likes
Make this cute little fish with your little ones using items that can be found in most homes
3 likes
This is an awesome craft for every princesses who love the Beauty and the Beast
1 like
These easy brownies are transformed for Easter with a little icing and mini eggs to create chocolate...
1 like
An easy brownie recipe to make with the kids
1 like
A great Easter themed craft that could be used to collect mini chocolate eggs or be given as a gift...
6 likes
Making popcorn from scratch is really easy, much cheaper than buying from the shops and with this re...
6 likes
A really easy painting project that little kids will love and great for Easter
6 likes
Categories
Under 5s (586)
Any Age (402)
Over 10s (380)
Baby (12)
Links (1)
Easy (867)
Medium (241)
Hard (37)
Featured on Other Hubs
 
Copyright 2012,2013,2014,2015,2016 On Topic Media PTY LTD. ABN 18113479226. mobile version