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CD Aliens

by Lucy (follow)
Turn off the TV and tune into your own imagination. Enjoy each moment, allowing your creativity to unfold in the kitchen, craft space or in nature.
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Upcycle your old CDs or DVDs into cool aliens - kids will love painting the shiny surface and turning the perfect circle into a fun new creature. This is a great recycling activity - instead of throwing things away, use your creativity to turn trash into treasure.



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Cd Alien


Time: 60 minutes
Age: Under 5's
Level: Easy

Materials

Old CDs or DVDs
Colored paints
Paintbrushes
Paper (for eyes)
Marking pens



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Dig out some old CDs


Method

Dig out some old CDs or DVDs and paint them in bright colors.



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Paint the CDs


When the paint has dried off, glue on some eyes, draw on a crazy mouth and perhaps add some wild hair made of coloured wool.



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Decorate the CD


Hang your colorful CD aliens around the house or garden for fun decorations. Or you could pretend you've visited a far off planet for the afternoon? Have fun.

Categories

#Easy
#Cheap
#Under 5s
#Recycled
#Space
#CD
#Alien
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