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Jungle Trees


Make these Jungle Trees with only a few art supplies. The downloads are leafy shapes in two shades of junglicious green!


Time: 15 minutes (plus drying time)
Age: 5-10's
Level: Easy


Materials

A4 paper
cardboard tubes
paint
scissors
glue
black marker


Method



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Paint the backs of the printout

Print out the leaves and paint the backs green.




jungle craft,jungle trees,printables
...paint cardboard tubes brown

Paint cardboard tubes (toilet rolls are great!) a nice browny trunk colour




jungle craft,jungle trees,printables
...add some tree markings with a black marker

Add tree markings with a black marker. Try short downward strokes and rows of 'u's or 'w's




jungle craft,jungle trees,printables
...cut out leaves...

Cut out the leaf shapes and fold in half lengthwise




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...make leafy cuts...

Make random triangular cuts to make the leaves like palm leaves as shown in the photo




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...leaf one...

Glue the ends of the leaves to the inside of the cardboard tube - it's easier to start with the smaller leaves




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...leaf two on the opposite side...




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...leaf three...

Pinch the leaves to fold them down where you want them




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...leaf four...finished


...now you have your own jungle!

Well done! Your own jungle!



Download



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Download Light Green Leaf Shapes

Download Light Green Leaf Shapes




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Download Dark Green Leaf Shapes

Download Dark Green Leaf Shapes


This jungle needs some animal inhabitants - go get a lion, a leopard, an elephant and a tiger Cardboard Tube Jungle Critters



Design by Mina Keenan


Have fun! :)


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