Throw a Gruffalo party with these DIY headbands

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Published: December 8, 2019 12:15:27 pm





diy craft for kids Source: Kanika Suri

By Kanika Suri

Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson is the story of a mouse and the monster Gruffalo, a book that is loved by all kids. So if you are thinking of throwing a Gruffalo party, you can make headbands for all the kids from the story characters — Fox, Mouse, Snake, Owl and Gruffalo himself.

Page 1: Things required (for all headbands)

· Paper

· Pencil

· Scale

· Scissors

· Double Tape

· Marker pen

craft for kids Get started with your Gruffalo headbands

Monster

Cut a thick strip according to your child’s head.

Cut two circles for eyes.

Cut two black horns.

Cut two brown ears.

Cut for a few teeth.

Add a green nose.

Stick everything with double tape as the picture shown and use marker for effect in ears and eyes.

Fox

diy craft for kids Source: Kanika Suri

Cut the headband according to the size of your child’s head.

Cut two circles for eyes.

Cut the head of a fox and to enhance his ears cut a pink triangle.

Cut a diamond shape in black paper for his nose.

Cut two thin triangle for his face.

Stick everything with a thick double tape so that you get a 3D effect.

Make eyes with a marker or you can also use black bindi for it .

Mouse

diy craft for kids Source: Kanika Suri

Cut a strip for the head band according to your child’s head.

Cut two circles for eyes.

Cut two ears and also in another colour to enhance the ears.

Stick all of them with double tape for 3D effect.

With the marker, make eyes (you can also use black bindi), nose and small whiskers.

Snake

diy craft for kids Source: Kanika Suri

Cut a strip according to your child’s head.

Cut a big triangle for the snake’s head.

Cut a long strip for its tongue with a fork.

Stick it with double tape for 3D effect.

Make eyes with marker.

Owl

diy craft for kids Source: Kanika Suri

Cut a strip according to your child’s head.

Cut two big and small circles for eyes.

Cut black diamond shape and one red triangle for the mouth and nose.

Cut two shapes for hair and effect.

Put everything together with double tape for 3D effect.

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