How to Make a Tiny Bow and Arrow - Paper Clip Mini Bow

Introduction: How to Make a Tiny Bow and Arrow - Paper Clip Mini Bow

About: A community of family fun, DIY, How-to videos, and Homemade creativity. We hope you can get inspired to make new projects, and possibly learn a little along the way.

In this video we show you how to make a tiny bow and arrow set with household items and office supplies.  You can shoot the arrows at targets or across the room.  Just be careful not to shoot anyone with it.

Here is what you will need:
- a small paper clip
- a retractable pen

Have fun and be careful.

Teacher Notes

Teachers! Did you use this instructable in your classroom?
Add a Teacher Note to share how you incorporated it into your lesson.

Be the First to Share

    Recommendations

    • Trash to Treasure Contest

      Trash to Treasure Contest
    • Rope & String Speed Challenge

      Rope & String Speed Challenge
    • Wearables Contest

      Wearables Contest

    13 Discussions

    0
    3366carlos
    3366carlos

    3 years ago

    nice, cut a small notch at end of arrow for easier arming. Cheers.

    0
    sarahgee
    sarahgee

    3 years ago

    this is the easiest model of a mini bow and arrow yet .......I love it !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    0
    MichaelS15
    MichaelS15

    5 years ago on Introduction

    This is a truly great thing I am going to make them in school and sell them for 50 cents. You just in a way bought me a new I phone 6 charger. T.Y

    0
    sarahgee
    sarahgee

    Reply 3 years ago

    awesome

    0
    Deadlanderkids
    Deadlanderkids

    3 years ago

    that is very neag, you could cut the arrow and put tape over the end to make it shorter and easier to handle

    0
    CSI worker
    CSI worker

    5 years ago

    Oops sorry for that second comment! Lol my ipad is acting up.

    0
    CSI worker
    CSI worker

    5 years ago

    Specificlove, check out mine! It was fun, but beware the pictures are sort of blurry

    0
    CSI worker
    CSI worker

    5 years ago

    Specificlove, check out mine! It was fun, but beware the pictures are sort of blurry

    0
    CSI worker
    CSI worker

    5 years ago

    Specificlove, check out mine! It was fun, but beware the pictures are sort of blurry

    0
    nerfrocketeer
    nerfrocketeer

    5 years ago

    Haha cool! I could make like 50 of these as cheap party favors! Thanks for sharing!

    0
    SpecificLove
    SpecificLove

    Reply 5 years ago

    You are very welcome and that is a great idea.