A simple butterfly craft with paper strips step by step. Bright craft for children from colored paper. Colorful insect made of paper with your own hands.
For this craft you need to prepare:
- Colored paper;
- Paper eyes, scissors, glue;
- Black marker.
Butterfly Craft with Paper Strips in Stages
Prepare paper in a variety of colors, at your own discretion. Each child can choose their own set of colors and make the butterfly unique, different from the others.
Cut the paper into long strips. It is convenient to do this with a rubber mat and a clerical knife.
Determine the middle of the strips, for this they can be folded in half.
Glue all the stripes in the central area, as shown in the photo.
Apply glue to the ends of the strips and, making loops, glue all the ends in the middle.
We got such colorful original butterfly wings.
The body is very simple, it will need a strip of paper, a little wider than those used for the wings.
On one side, fold the strip to highlight the head of the insect.
Glue the torso in the center of the wings.
Add a thin mustache, eyes, draw a smile, patterns on the body.
That’s it, the butterfly craft with paper strips is ready.
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