Paper Birds




These are super easy to make paper birds.

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Step 1: Check List

you will need:

  • Twine
  • A recycled book
  • Double sided tape or glue
  • Scissors
  • Pencil

Step 2: Drwing and Cutting

You will need a few pages from a recycled book. You will then need to draw or trace a silhouette of a bird and a wing. You will need two of each of these.

Step 3: Rolling Up the Edges

Roll up the edges of the one of the body pieces and one of the wing pieces, hen smooth them out. You don't want them to wound up or too flat.

Step 4: Legs

Cut a small piece of twine and another piece a little bit bigger than the first and tie them together to look like birth legs.

Step 5: Putting It Together

Take the flat body peice and tape the legs and a loop onto it. Then take the second body piece and tape it ontop of the first one. once the body pieces are taped together tape the flat wing onto the body and tape the final wing piece into place.

Step 6: Finished

There you have it. Simple easy to make paper birds for all your decorating needs.

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    3 years ago

    Very cute little birds. Could be ornaments, gift tags, strung together as a banner. Lots of uses!