Smiley Butterfly Craft For Kids
When my daughter was a little girl I took her to Leeds to visit the Butterfly Gardens. It was an amazing experience to see so many different species and kinds of butterflies. My daughter absolutely loved it and so did I.
Today we have a fun and exciting butterfly craft I am sure you will enjoy!
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What You Will Need For Your Butterfly Craft
AmazonBasics Pre-sharpened Wood Cased #2 HB Pencils, 30 PackPacon 6555 Rainbow Super Value Construction Paper Ream, 45 lb, 9 x 12, Assorted, 500 SheetsFiskars 8 Inch Softgrip Scissors Straight, Stainless Steel (01-004761J)
Let’s Make This Cute Butterfly Craft
The template includes – 1 body pattern with wings, 2 small strips (antenna), 1 oval pattern (to create the smiley face of the butterfly), 2 teardrop patterns and 2 circle patterns for wing decoration.
You can create your own patterns for decorating the wings or simply print, cut out and use the template given with the tutorial.
Attach the two teardrop patterns on the top side of the wings and the two circle patterns on the bottom side of the wings.
Use pink sharpie to create two blush patterns on both cheeks of the butterfly smiley face.
You can add more or less details as you wish.
Attach the smiley oval pattern right on the middle of the wing pattern.
Finally, attach the two small strips (these will be the antennas) at the back side of the top end of the smiley oval pattern.
Mix and match different coloured papers and draw different smiley faces for variation.
Enjoy! You may want to get creative and add these to a card as a gift idea or make a spring garden scene. Enjoy.
Pacon 6555 Rainbow Super Value Construction Paper Ream, 45 lb, 9 x 12, Assorted, 500 SheetsPaper Mate InkJoy Gel Pens, Medium Point, Black, 4 CountSharpie 1949557 Color Burst Permanent Markers, Fine Point, Assorted Colors, 24-Count
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About Angela Milnes
Angela Milnes is a Qualified Early Years Teacher who has specialised in Preschool and Kindergarten teaching. She has a wealth of experience teaching young children and is passionate about kids crafts and having fun as a family. Angela has also taught cooking skills and loves to share both family recipes and easy instant pot recipes here on The Inspiration Edit. Follow her on Pinterest!