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.

Easy Easter Chicks

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.
Easy (881)      Cheap (300)      Easter (114)      Painting (92)      Budget (4)      Chicks (3)      Chickens (1)     
Kids will enjoy decorating the house with these simple Easter chicks made from painted polystyrene balls. You can find the balls and pipe cleaners at any discount variety store or craft shop.



Easter Chicks
Easter Chick Decoration


Time: 30 minutes
Age: Under 5's
Level: Easy

Materials

2 polystyrene balls
Yellow paint
Paintbrush
1 brown pipe cleaner
1 red pipe cleaner
4 blue pins

Method

Paint the polystyrene balls all over with yellow paint.



Easter Chicks
Paint the balls


Once the paint has dried, cut the brown pipe cleaner to make two "chicken" legs for each chicken, and curl the ends around to make their "chicken feet". Insert the brown pipe cleaners into the bottom of the ball.



Easter Chicks
Make chicken legs


Shape and cut the red pipe cleaner to make a "beak", "comb" and "tail." Insert these into the balls also.



Easter Chicks
Make a beak and comb


Poke the blue pins in to make some beady chicken "eyes".



Easter Chicks Decoration
Hang the chicks around the house


Add a string to the "chicken comb" to hang the chicks around the house for some colorful Easter themed decorations.

Categories
#Cheap
#Easy
#Budget
#Easter
#Chickens
#Painting
#Chicks
I like this Article - 11
[ print friendly ]
More Articles by Lucy
Children just love helping in the garden and here is the perfect way to involve them in your gardeni...
20 likes
What do you do with all your old egg cartons? Here is a perfect recycling solution and you end up wi...
13 likes
These Spider Lollipops are a fun way to add some Halloween fun to kid's "trick or treat" bags
8 likes
Recycle your old cardboard tubes to create these budget friendly homes for the resident fairies
13 likes
These Easter Rabbits are an easy, fun activity for small children to create
11 likes
This snake puppet is the perfect way to recycle a stockpile of old egg cartons
15 likes
view all articles by Lucy
Articles by Lucy on Other Hubs
Decorate some fresh bananas in these rainbow sprinkles as a fun and semi healthy party treat for the...
225 views
During mango season, we get overwhelmed by these juicy fruits, so this mango sauce is the perfect wa...
503 views
ID: 33578
[ Submit a Comment ]
Trending Articles
Snowmen crafts are fun at Christmas and this one is simple, quick and cheap to make
6 likes
This is a fun Christmassy game to be enjoyed by the whole family
6 likes
It is this time of the year again
6 likes
Get creative this year and recycle your soda tabs to create cute gift tags for your presents! ...
6 likes
Think twice before throwing that old toothbrush out
3 likes
There's something very appealing about pom poms
10 likes
This is a really quick and simple way to make a dress up ring using aluminium foil from the kitchen!...
8 likes
Here's how to make a lovely Easter animal by decorating an egg
9 likes
Here's how to jazz up your fidget spinner with loom bands
9 likes
Here’s how to make a beautiful hanging decoration from plaster of Paris
10 likes
Categories
Under 5s (591)
Any Age (405)
Over 10s (382)
Baby (12)
Links (1)
Easy (881)
Medium (246)
Hard (37)
Featured on Other Hubs
 
Copyright 2012-2017 On Topic Media PTY LTD. ABN 18113479226. mobile version