My daughter loves the movie Up and wanted to be the house in the movie for halloween. At first I thought she was crazy but then I decided to give it a shot. It wasn't too hard! I used a medium cardboard box, a smaller box for the roof awning and for the porch and also for the two dormers on the roof and the bay windows. I used pastel construction paper to cover the sides of the house and to make the windows and doors and the foundation of the house. I used popsicle sticks to make the porch, railings, door frame, and steps. I used a sewing bobbin and green yarn for the hose. I used black posterboard for the roof. The whole project cost me eleven dollars and took me about a week to fininsh.

Colleen46142 years ago
@lisaburgdorf i was wondering how u did italics for the word up?
Browncoat3 years ago
That picture made me smile bigger than you would guess. :D
sixsixzero3 years ago
Good job! I love to see people make something from nothing...
Just had my three little girls come and see this. They are pretty impressed. Great job =)
lisaburgdorf (author)  cdawisconsin3 years ago
Awe tell them I said thank you!! I have another they might like that was way easier to make... It's the monkey tree
ChrysN3 years ago
I love it! Looks great.
That is so adorable! I love that you made the hose too!
lisaburgdorf (author)  Penolopy Bulnick3 years ago
Thank you!