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.

Accordion People

by Claire Winlow (follow)
5 to 10s (616)      Under 5s (593)      Medium (247)      Toilet Roll (41)      People (7)     
Inspired by reading a Mr Tickle book, where Mr Tickle has long stretchy arms, perfect for tickling, we created this toilet roll person. He has stretchy arms, legs and a funny face.



Preschool, toilet roll, people, papercraft, accordion
Do you like tickles?


Time: 25 minutes
Age: Under 5's, 5-10's
Level: Medium

Materials
Toilet roll tube
Coloured paper
Glue
Pen

Method
Draw a face for your person and then cut it out.



Preschool, toilet roll, people, papercraft, accordion



Preschool, toilet roll, people, papercraft, accordion


Glue some coloured paper to a toilet roll and then stick the face to the top. You now have a head and body and only need some stretchy limbs.
Cut two strips of paper of equal width and length for each arm
Glue the ends together at right angles.



Preschool, toilet roll, people, papercraft, accordion



Preschool, toilet roll, people, papercraft, accordion


Fold accordion style and glue at the end to secure.
Stick to one side of the toilet roll body and repeat the process to make the other arm.



Preschool, toilet roll, people, papercraft, accordion


You can repeat for legs, we wanted extra long legs so joined a couple of strips together.
Draw some feet, cut out and stick to the end of the legs.



Preschool, toilet roll, people, papercraft, accordion


The accordion person sits up well and looks great with his legs hanging over the side of a table.



Preschool, toilet roll, people, papercraft, accordion


Categories
#Under 5s
#5 to 10s
#Medium
#Toilet Roll
#People
I like this Article - 6
[ print friendly ]
More Articles by Claire Winlow
It's always a good idea to have a few super simple crafty ideas that can be set up in seconds and ar...
9 likes
These cute little snowmen are a perfect winter no bake cooking activity and create a storm at any sc...
5 likes
My son is going to a birthday party and the present we have bought is a book about a fish called...
12 likes
Do you ever wonder what to do with all the toddler paintings you have? Cut them up and stick to car...
3 likes
A great paper plate craft which involves painting, cutting and sticking to create an arching cat...
11 likes
Add a little dazzle and sparkle to your fridge with some glitter peg magnets
7 likes
view all articles by Claire Winlow
Articles by Claire Winlow on Other Hubs
Potty training has been a bit hit and miss with my son and I have to admit I did resort to choco...
304 views
In many houses around the festive period, families get together to enjoy food, gifts, laughs and of ...
353 views
Once you start getting closer to your due date you'll probably find people start making the same...
532 views
ID: 23421
[ Submit a Comment ]
Trending Articles
This is a fun activity that can get a little messy
1 like
A lovely spring craft for toddlers to create
3 likes
Box pinatas are a quick and easy alternative to papier mache pinatas
5 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...
5 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
6 likes
This cute and fun Christmas card can be made by little ones with the help of an adult
3 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