Home    Subscribe    FAQ    Contact    Login
Share your craft ideas for a share of the ad revenue. Click on Write For Us.

Paper Butterfly

by Stephanie (follow)
Easy (856)      Paper (79)      Paper craft (50)      Butterfly (25)     
With Easter break looming, keep the kids busy with this paper butterfly craft, for some decoration ideas and inspiration. This craft is easy to make and requires only a few materials, but does demand a little patience. The finished product is well worth it though.

Time: 30 minutes
Age: Any Age
Level: Easy

Materials
Assorted paper
Compass and ruler
Scissors
String
Glue, double-side tape or blue-tack
Skewers
Green floral foam and container or vase, to put butterfly

Method
Draw a 7cm and 9 cm diameter circle on paper (a big and a smaller circle) using compass.
Cut your circles.
Paper Butterfly Montage
Fold circle in half.
Start to accordion-fold one side and repeat with the other half.Do the same with other circle.
Paper Butterfly Montage
Paper Butterfly Montage

Fold both in the middle. Tie together with string.
Paper Butterfly Montage
Pull the creases and open your butterfly.
Repeat until you reached the amount desired.
Place blu-tack at top of skewer and press butterfly to hold. Alternatively, use glue or double-sided tape.
Place green foam in container or vase and skewer the butterflies.
Alternately, just stick butterflies to frames or any other decorations.


Categories
#easy
#butterfly
#paper
#paper craft
I like this Article - 11
[ print friendly ]
More Articles by Stephanie
This is a simple way to decorate the house for Halloween
6 likes
These bunnies are really easy and fun to make and can be placed on the dining table for Easter
6 likes
This paper succulent is a great craft to put up for Mother's Day
10 likes
This is a simple way of building a car park for the kids to place their car toys
9 likes
This is a paper basket for the kids to make for their easter egg hunt or to keep their easter eggs a...
6 likes
This is a fun craft to do with the kids and will surely ensure they are up to date with their readin...
9 likes
view all articles by Stephanie
Articles by Stephanie on Other Hubs
ID: 42566
[ Submit a Comment ]
Trending Articles
Turn any of your kids art work into a slightly different greeting card by raising it up with double ...
6 likes
An easy winter craft that young kids will enjoy
6 likes
Under 5's love to get creative with different painting techniques
6 likes
Finger printing is fun at any age and these aliens are so cute with their googly eyes
6 likes
Kids love making handprints with paint and you can keep this one for a whole year by creating a cale...
6 likes
This was all my son's idea and I can't take any credit at all
6 likes
Looking for a last-minute Christmas craft, this is a simple one to make with the kids
6 likes
If you're looking for an easy kids Christmas craft with lots of appeal then this candy cane reindeer...
6 likes
Looking to make a Christmassy wall decor for the occasion, this is a simple and cheap idea to bring ...
6 likes
Sensory bottles are a cheap and easy toy you can make that babies will love
6 likes
Categories
Under 5s (583)
Any Age (400)
Over 10s (380)
Baby (12)
Links (1)
Easy (856)
Medium (240)
Hard (37)
Featured on Other Hubs
 
Copyright 2012,2013,2014,2015,2016 On Topic Media PTY LTD. ABN 18113479226. mobile version