06 Dec '11, 5pm

[blog] Activity Idea : Making a Flower & Pen Holder using a Plastic Bottle!

[blog] Activity Idea : Making a Flower & Pen Holder using a Plastic Bottle!

Welcome to Leonny's Our Everyday Things site! You're most welcome to add me on Facebook, Twitter AND subscribe to my RSS feed . Thanks for visiting! =) When it comes to activity ideas for kids, I personally prefer to re-use what we already have at our home, where possible. In this case, we chose a used (green tea) plastic bottle to make a flower and a pen holder! =) Here’s how we made them! Plastic Bottle Flower Using a pen knife, I cut out the top part of the bottle, about 1/3 of the way down. Then I cut the sides (refer to the image above, on the right) Anya then did the ‘colouring’, using acrylic paint. Plastic Bottle Pen Holder Using the same plastic bottle, I cut out the bottom third of the bottle. Vai then coloured the outer side in using acrylic paint. And VOILA! Here are our recycled plastic bottle flower and pen holder! =) Veeeerryy easy to make, yes? And hey, we’...

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