- Alex Pops Craft 3 Happy Birds Kit (On Sale at Sensational Beginnings for $4.79)
- 136 stickers
- 26 paper shapes
- 3 craft sticks
- Craft glue
- 3 paper lunch bags
Use the scissors to cut one lunch bag down by two-thirds.
Open the bag and wrinkle the bag into a ball.
Open the bag again, smooth it out, and make vertical cuts all along the side to create a fringed effect. (Sue Says: I recommend making deep cuts, leaving only about an inch of solid paper at the base of the bag.)
Repeat steps 1-3 with the remaining two bags.
Add a squirt of glue to the base of one of the open bags and stick a second open bag inside. Repeat this step with the last bag. (Sue Says: all three bags will be nested inside of each other and will all be glued together at the base.)
Place your fist into the middle of the bags. Mold the bags into a nest shape around your fist by using your other hand to press the bag into shape. (Sue Says: shape the frayed edges by grabbing them individually and pressing them down. You can also press some of the frayed edges into the interior base of the nest.)
While the nests dry, follow the instructions for the Alex Pops Craft 3 Happy Bird Kits and let the kiddos make three colorful and unique birds.
After the nest has dried, let the kiddos nestled their new birdie friends into their new home!