Sunday, February 21, 2010

Ice Cream Pail Alien!

Project - Ice Cream Pail Alien - Instead of throwing away our empty ice cream pail I decided to put it to good use. Connor chose to make an Alien "helmet" out of it. Directions: I cut slanted eyes out of the pail. Then we covered the entire pail with green felt. Connor added tri-beads and two green antenna's (chenille stems) for finishing touches.
Materials Needed - Ice cream pail, green felt, craft glue, scissors, green chenille stems, tri-beads


6 comments:

  1. I laughed out loud when I saw Connor with that green pail on his head!! Haha, what a good idea. Remember when Boyd made Billy one that was a Storm Trooper?

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  2. That is TOO cute!!! Thanks for the smile!

    Can't sleep so I'm catching up with some Friday Follows - nice to meet you.

    Would you follow me back? Email subscription would be appreciated too, if you are so inclined.

    Kelly www.kellysluckyyou.blogspot.com

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  3. Hi there! Thanks for joining the Blog Hop. I'm following you now. Love your blog. I'll be back later to read more.

    Happy Follow Friday!

    Tami
    www.heartsmakefamilies.com

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  4. Hello!
    Thank you so much for your kind words on my blog! I hope you and your children have a nice time with the craft! I was a kindergarten teacher until I had my son two years ago. Now I am home with him as well and it is the most wonderful thing I have ever done!
    Hope you have a lovely week and glad I found you too!
    Cheers, ariana

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  5. Lots of great pictures and projects! I'm a new follower from MBC. You can find me blogging here: http://www.couponclippinmommy.com/

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  6. hey there!
    thought i'd come by and check out your blog! sooo cute! what great ideas... i spent so many hours/days with my kids working on projects... my oldest still to this day loves doing "crafts" with me and she's going to be 22! :)enjoy them now the time goes by so quickly!
    smiles,
    shelley

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