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Galactic Glow Decorations

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Create your own galactic glow decorations. The mirrors reflect light and twinkle in the daytime. The glow in the dark stars shine at nighttime. My kids were excited to hang these next to their beds to look at in the dark.



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Time: 15 minutes plus drying time.
Age: Under 5s, 5 to 10s
Level: Easy

Materials
Paper plate
Hole punch
Sparkly ribbon
Black paint and paint brush
Glitter
Glow in the dark stars
Craft mirrors (I bought a pack cheaply in a discount craft shop)
PVA glue

Method
Paint the paper plate with black paint.



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Sprinkle some glitter on before the paint has dried.



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Allow the paint to dry.
Glue on several glow in the dark stars and craft mirrors using PVA glue (or hot glue gun).



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Once dry, punch a hole in the edge of the plate with the hole punch.
Cut a piece of sparkly ribbon and tie through the hole to make a hanger.



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Your twinkling glow galaxy is now ready to hang up.



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Categories
#Under 5s
#5 to 10s
#Paper plate
#Space
#Glow in the dark
#Stars
#Mirrors
#Glitter
#Galaxy
#Decoration
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