Recycle your bicycle tubes and make an elephant family!
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Step 1: Materials
Wash a tube in soap and water. Black sewing thread Sharp needle Rice for filling
Step 2: Cut Out
Use the templates and cut out 2 bodies, 2 ears and 1 bottom. When this is done, make an eye on both body parts and sew on an ear.
Step 3: Sew Together
Sew the parts together from the back side using small stiches. Start with the legs and turn them to the front side, then the proboscis and last the rest of the body. Leave a hole behind!
Step 4: Fill It
Fill your elephant with rice or similar and close the hole behind.
Step 5: Last Step
At last take som black yarn and make a tail.
Step 6: Make a Family
Now make some elephants in different sizes. You can make a male elephant by making two holes besides the proboscis and pull valves through.
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