Got cardboard rolls lying around? We always do! You can easily turn them into space craft with these printables. Blast off with a rocket and space shuttle, which is a perfect size for Lego or other small toys. What you need Printable (click image below for the PDF or click here) Cardboard Roll Scissors (small craft […]
A new month, a new printable. This time, it’s block people that are designed to wrap around a toilet roll. Just a simple colouring activity. They look cute on a book shelf as decoration too. More Toilet Roll Printables Toilet Roll Cars African Animals Pirates
Here’s a new edition to the toilet roll printable series. There were The Pirates, then the African Animals, and this time it’s racing cars. There’s a bit of a process with these ones (rather than just a colouring in/glue activity). Materials 5 x toilet rolls Racing Cars Printable (there’s 4 cars, a petrol bowser and a […]
Last month, there were the Pirates in the toilet roll printable series, and this month, it’s African animals with cute baobab trees. It takes me back to a safari my daughters and I went on in Kruger National Park in South Africa and we saw all of these animals expect the lion! Amazing. You can see more of […]
My children often create cardboard roll (toilet roll) characters. It’s creative, simple, relatively mess-free and fun. Below are some of my children’s previous creations. I thought it would be fun to create a series of themed printables each month to make this an achievable (for mums) and fun (for kids) craft. First up, we have […]
It’s one of those things you can whip up, the kids can play with it for a few days until it’s broken apart, and then you recycle it all. Materials Cardboard/toilet rolls – make as long or as short as desired Tape (sturdy packing tape works best) Small balls Large box (or you can just run […]
My kids often make up their own craft, usually as a prop for play (with no input from me). I thought was a fabulous idea! Make an ice cream shop with toilet rolls and scrunched coloured paper. As easy as that.
This is another awesome craft inspired by my daughter’s prep class. Materials CD Disc Craft Glue Tinsel Toilet roll Red paper Yellow cellophane Stickers, sequence to decorate Instructions 1. Make a cut down the side of the toilet roll. 2. Roll the roll together to achieve the desired width of the candle. Leave a space […]