Homemade Cup and Ball Game



Enjoy making the homemade cup and ball game!

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Step 1: What Do I Need?

You will need a bottle, tape, coloured paper, string, glue and scissors.

Step 2: First ... ... ... ... ...

First cut the bottom of the bottle.

Step 3: Secondly ... ... ... ...

Cut string from the roll.

Step 4: Attaching the String

Take tape and attach the string to the cover of the bottle.

Step 5: Make the Ball

Get coloured paper and crumple it. Make it into a rough ball shape, tape it so the rough ball shape can stay in place.

Step 6: Attach the Ball to the String

Use tape and attach the ball to the string.

Step 7: If ... ... ... ...

If you do not like a plane bottle you could always decorate any way you want to.

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    3 years ago

    That's very clever to use an old bottle to make this classic game. Nice work!