Make an eggy bee

Heard the buzz? Make Eggy Bees with your kids

Are you having a buzzing day?  Make these Eggy Bees with your kids and watch them buzz with excitement. Egg cartons are fantastic to use for various craft animals. Why not try creating a frog, dragonfly or a cow. Your inventions are never-ending. Just some basic craft supplies and your imagination.
Sam
Make an Eggy Bee
Materials: Egg carton, 2 goggle eyes, yellow paint, black paint, 2 black pipe cleaners,1 glitter pipe cleaner, paintbrush, PVA glue,scissors
Make an eggy bee
Step 1: Cut out 2 egg holders from the egg carton.
Make an eggy bee
Step 2: Paint it yellow. Let it dry.
Make an eggy bee
Step 3: Paint black stripes across the egg cups evenly spaced. Let it dry.
Make an eggy bee
Step 4: Concertina fold black pipe cleaners and cut 4 equal pieces for the legs and 2 smaller pieces for the antenna.
Make an eggy bee
Step 5: Attach these legs with PVA glue or sticky tape.
Make an eggy bee
Step 6:  Fold the glitter pipe cleaner into wing shape and leave a piece sticking down so that it can stick into the egg carton along the back.
Make an eggy bee
Step 7:  Stick the long piece of the pipe cleaner behind the head and fold it under so it is out of sight.  Insert the two shorter black pipe cleaners for antennae.
Make an eggy bee
Step 8: Glue on the goggle eyes and you are done.

Quote for the day …
“Keep some room in your heart for the unimaginable.”
Mary Oliver

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