Introduction: Mini Bow and Arrow

In this Instructable I’ll show you how to make a mini bow and arrow out of household items. For this bow and arrow I’ve used popsicle sticks, dental floss and a cotton bud q-tip.

Step 1: Thing You Need

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For this project you need:

  • Popsicle sticks
  • Dental floss
  • Cotton bud q-tip

Step 2: Prepare Popsicle Stick

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Take some water and put the popsicle stick in it. Take it out after 10 minutes.

Step 3: Cutting the Popsicle Stick

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Use nail clippers to cut 4 small pieces out of the popsicle stick.

Step 4: Mounting the String

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Take a piece of the dental floss. Mount it to one side of the popsicle stick. Now bend the popsicle stick and mount the dental floss to the other side. Bow is ready!

Step 5: Arrows

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You can use matches or cutton bud q-tip as arrows. I used cutton bud q-tips. Simply cut one side of it and use it as an arrow. You can alse put some lamp oil or vaseline to the tip to make flaming arrows!

Step 6: Ready!

Bow and arrow is ready!

See end of video for testing results.

Thank you guys!

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