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With egg carton containers you can design and create unique and personalized flowers to give as gifts for all special occasions, spring or just to make a nice decoration for decoration.
Materials to make flowers with cardboard egg containers Acrylic paint carton egg container paper straw pom poms for leaves Scissors Glue Brush
How to make these flowers with egg cups Cut four slits out of the egg carton. Round the edges to make petals. Paint the egg carton. Glue a paper straw to the back for the stem. Glue a pom pom in the center of the box.
You can come up with many more ideas for making flower crafts by recycling cardboard egg cartons.
This is an idea to reuse egg cartons: make flowers of different shapes and colors. Simply put, they can be done at school and without spending a lot on materials. Materials: egg cartons; scissors; brush; White glue; black, pearls, etc.
1 - For the flower with the largest and most closed petals (the red one), you should use the outer side of the egg carton which is more rounded; 2 - With the scissors cut this side including a part of the bottom of the box. Please try to cut some larger and smaller petals to make the flower more beautiful;
3 - To paint the petal, use a small brush (dip the brush in the water so that the paint is absorbed by the box) and spread the stain or paint on the top of the petal. Also paint the core of the petal.
4 - Cut a piece of the box to serve as a base for the flower. Glue the petals overlapping and distributing them evenly;
5 - Spread glue on the heart of the flower and throw away the seeds, wait for it to dry completely. If desired, use milky thermoline to waterproof the flower.
6 - For the flower that remains open (the purple one) you will need to use the inner part of the egg box that is more pointed;
7 - Paint the petals with the dye or paint;
8 - Cut a piece of the box to serve as a base for the flower. Glue the petals next to each other; 9 - Cut out the square tip of the egg carton, paint it yellow and glue it in the center to make it the heart of the flower. If desired, use milky thermoline to waterproof the flower.
You can also make many different flowers. See you in your perfect new ideas about recycling that you can teach your children by having fun.