Instructables Instrument Sleigh Bells




Sleigh Bells is the instrument I chosen for this Instrument project. This is a simple instrument that looks and sound good. It was a fun and creative project to do. An easy project that requires small effort. It can be a fun instrument to play for the whole family.

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Step 1: Materials


Paper towel roll

Pipe cleaners

Water balloons

Construction paper(You choice of color)


Hot glue gun


Step 2: Step One

Place the Paper towel roll about 1 inch away from the 11 inch width construction paper.

Step 3: Step 2

Apply glue to the 1 inch behind the roll.

Step 4: Step 3

Wrap the 1 inch of paper that was applied with glue on the roll.

Step 5: Step 4

Apply tape so the paper that is glued down to the roll doesn't come off.

Step 6: Step 5

Glue the rest of the paper.

Step 7: Step 6

Start rolling the the paper roll to the rest of the paper.

Step 8: Step 7

Apply more glue to the end of the construction paper to make it stay sticky to the roll.

Step 9: Step 8

Put the balloon on the end to cover the hole.

Step 10: Step 9

Put the pipe cleaner through the hole in the bell.

Step 11: Step 10

You only need about 2 inches of a pipe cleaners

On the bell and twist it.

Step 12: Step 11

Hot glue the twisted pipe cleaner.

Step 13: Step 12

Attached the hot glued pipe cleaner just below where it meets the balloon. Keep the bells an inch away from each other.

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    Fun DIY instrument. Quick tip, the steps of an instructable automatically number themselves. So it works best if you make the title of each step a description of what is done in the step.