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.

Pipe Cleaner Bee

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 (884)      5 to 10s (616)      Animals (106)      Pipe Cleaner (9)      Bee (5)     
Hang some of these fun little bees around the garden for a whimsical touch. They don't take long to make and are not too tricky for smaller children to create. You can buy the pipe cleaners from any discount variety store or art/crafts shop.



pipe cleaners, pipe cleaner art, pipe cleaner craft
Pipe Cleaner Bee


Time: 5 minutes
Age: 5-10's
Level: Easy

Materials

2 black pipe cleaners
1 yellow pipe cleaner
1 pencil

Method

Twist the black and yellow pipe cleaners together to form one thick multi colored pipe cleaner.



pipe cleaners, pipe cleaner art, pipe cleaner craft
Multi colored pipe cleaner


Wrap the yellow and black combination pipe cleaner around a pencil to form a twisted spiral bee's body.



pipe cleaners, pipe cleaner art, pipe cleaner craft
Wrap the body


Take the remaining black pipe cleaner, fold it in half, and form two spirals at either end which will then be attached to the body to form antennae.



pipe cleaners, pipe cleaner art, pipe cleaner craft
Make the antennae


Poke the antennae through the middle of the bee body and leave the spiral bits sticking out at the front. Then you have made a very easy pipe cleaner bee. Now it just needs some other friends to visit all the flowers with. Have fun.



pipe cleaners, pipe cleaner art, pipe cleaner craft
Buzzzzzzzz


Categories
#Pipe Cleaner
#Bee
#Animals
#5 to 10s
#Easy
I like this Article - 12
[ print friendly ]
More Articles by Lucy
These Halloween themed mummy drinks are a fun and rather kooky way to get the kids in the festive mo...
12 likes
Here is an excellent way to recycle unwanted CDs and decorate the house for Christmas at the same ti...
7 likes
A few colored pipe cleaners and a bit of imagination can go a long way
8 likes
Children just love helping in the garden and here is the perfect way to involve them in your gardeni...
20 likes
Some days, I 'll do anything to tempt the kids to eat healthy food
10 likes
We had a lot of fun making this Easter Chicken Handbag
10 likes
view all articles by Lucy
Articles by Lucy on Other Hubs
Healthy Happy Birthday to you
252 views
ID: 20068
[ Submit a Comment ]
Trending Articles
A lovely spring craft for toddlers to create
6 likes
Box pinatas are a quick and easy alternative to papier mache pinatas
8 likes
For some students, math isnʼt always their favorite subject
1 like
Loom flowers are so easy, so fun, and if you make your own loom and use leftover yarn, they wont cos...
8 likes
With a flower loom, kids can easily create cute flowers, out of yarn, that can be used to decorate j...
3 likes
If your child loves to draw, this is a great activity for them to encourage their creativity
1 like
Upcycle a breakfast cereal box and hop into Easter with this cute Easter Bunny Mask
3 likes
Here's how to make a colourful elephant from a recycled milk bottle and tissue paper
9 likes
This cute and fun Christmas card can be made by little ones with the help of an adult
3 likes
Snowmen crafts are fun at Christmas and this one is simple, quick and cheap to make
6 likes
Categories
Under 5s (593)
Any Age (405)
Over 10s (384)
Baby (12)
Links (1)
Easy (884)
Medium (247)
Hard (37)
 
Copyright 2012-2018 OatLabs ABN 18113479226. mobile version