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

Pipe Cleaner Bicycle

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 (862)      Any Age (400)      Transport (38)      Pipe cleaners (23)      Bicycle (1)      Wheels (1)     
Pipe cleaners are so versatile and are an excellent tool to encourage kids to use their imagination and get creative. It only takes a few multi colored pipe cleaners to make these simple and fun bicycles. My kids were racing these ones around the house all afternoon and were most pleased with their creations. You can find multi colored pipe cleaners in most discount variety stores.



pipe cleaner craft, pipe cleaner bicycle, bicycle craft
One of our pipe cleaner creations


Time: 10 minutes
Age: Any Age
Level: Easy

Materials

3 multi colored pipe cleaners



pipe cleaner craft, pipe cleaner bicycle, bicycle craft
Make two wheels


Method

Make two circular wheels, using the first pipe cleaner (we used yellow).



pipe cleaner craft, pipe cleaner bicycle, bicycle craft
Add the frame


Add the bicycle frame and seat, by wrapping the second pipe cleaner (we used orange) around each wheel and shaping the seat with your fingers. (See above)



pipe cleaner craft, pipe cleaner bicycle, bicycle craft
Add the handlebars


Add the handlebars and the pedals, wrapping the third pipe cleaner (we used green) around the bicycle frame. (See above) Working with pipe cleaners is very easy once you get the hang of it.



pipe cleaner craft, pipe cleaner bicycle, bicycle craft
Multi colored bikes


Enjoy playing with your newly created bicycle. You can add a basket or maybe try some different colors.



pipe cleaner craft, pipe cleaner bicycle, bicycle craft
Try different colors and designs


Categories
#Bicycle
#Transport
#Wheels
#Pipe Cleaners
#Easy
#Any Age
I like this Article - 12
[ print friendly ]
More Articles by Lucy
It's fun and often remarkably easy to make your own potions and lotions and this Rose Fairy Perfume ...
12 likes
Isn't this idea so cute and what a "handy" present
13 likes
Why not make Halloween a little bit fun by adding these grave stones to your dinner? We baked a simp...
11 likes
Small children can be included in Halloween preparations with this easy cotton wool ghost which they...
11 likes
A pocket sized native koala is the perfect gift for international friends or family members
12 likes
Children just love fireworks and this is a fun picture for them to create, using a combination of do...
15 likes
view all articles by Lucy
Articles by Lucy on Other Hubs
This really is a fun kit for over 10 year olds, where they can become "crystallographers" for a ...
242 views
Since my discovery that Lilli Pilli fruits (also known as Riberries) are indeed edible, I have b...
7888 views
ID: 22502
[ Submit a Comment ]
Trending Articles
A simple but tasty alternative to ice cream and fun for kids to make too
6 likes
This is a great fun party game for kids of all ages and a craft you can do in advance too
6 likes
Making lanterns for Chinese New Year is fun but often a bit tricky for really little ones
6 likes
A perfect gift to make for Mother's Day
6 likes
Children just love helping in the garden and here is the perfect way to involve them in your gardeni...
by Lucy
20 likes
Getting creative with kids doesn't always have to be messy
by Jane
17 likes
Pancakes are a lovely treat for breakfast at the weekend or for pancake day
6 likes
This paper fan is fun to make and perfect for summer time
6 likes
Super fun Pencil stand for kids! Time: 5 minutes (this can be preparation or actual activity ti...
7 likes
With just a few simple materials, you can make a little raft and try floating it at bath time
6 likes
Categories
Under 5s (584)
Any Age (400)
Over 10s (380)
Baby (12)
Links (1)
Easy (862)
Medium (240)
Hard (37)
 
Copyright 2012,2013,2014,2015,2016 On Topic Media PTY LTD. ABN 18113479226. mobile version