Party Straws

Party Straws

Posted 2013-02-21 by Oxford Explorerfollow
Flower Power


These jazzy straws would look great at a birthday party. You could design them to fit a theme or you could make one for Morher's Day. Put it in a glass of fresh orange juice alongside breakfast in bed and you'll be guaranteed of a happy mummy.

Time: 20 minutes
Age: Over 10's but younger ones can get involved if an adult cuts out the templates.
Level: Medium

Materials
  • Coloured paper
  • Scissors
  • Bendy drinking straws
  • Glue

  • Method
  • Cut a flower shape from a piece of coloured paper.



  • Cut out a circle from another colour of paper
  • Stick the circle to the centre of the flower



  • Pierce a hole in the centre, just large enough to pass the straw through.
  • Poke the straw through the hole and position on the bend of the straw.



  • You can try lots of different designs. What about an octopus for an underwater theme?

    Cheeky octopus perfect for an underwater themed party


    Categories
    #over_10 's
    #medium
    #papercraft
    #birthday_party
    #mother 's_Day_Present_Idea
    #octopus
    #flowers

    %mykidcraft
    237721 - 2023-07-18 01:59:27

    Tags

    Easy
    5_to_10s
    Under_5s
    Any_age
    Over_10s
    Cheap
    Medium
    Recycled
    Paint
    Christmas
    Greeting_card
    Decoration
    Fun_food
    Easter
    Animals
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