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Make a cool Bee decorative model out of an old plastic bottle!
1)old plastic bottle.. i used a gatorade bottle coz it was all i had left in the house this week :) you can use any 500ml bottle(works best ...
1) cut off the bottom. 2) make one vertical cut down the middle(see pic)
UPDATE: I realised that it could have longer(more accurate looking) back legs by making some trickier cuts.. if thats what you want to make then skip this step ...
NOTE: This can be a difficult step for some of you, as cutting these shapes is a bit tricky (especially in small bottles).. if you find it tough, ...
first cut a long strip.. all the way from where the wings will start to the end.. see the first pic for the shape.. this will be the ...
this is the tricky part.. we need to "lock the two abdomen flaps so that it makes the model more sturdier.. see images for detailed description. will add ...
this is where we add some finishing cuts and then lock all the loose ends.. first start with the side profile, and cut the back pointy bits off.. ...
as usual i like to put a base coat of white.. so that all my colors really "pop" note the wings - you can either paint em or ...
Thats it! i hope you enjoy it!
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