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Butterfly Magnets

Here is a creative idea with masking tape found on the site creamalice.com, a gift-hand that moms can use to hang pretty pictures on their refrigerator.

Equipment

  • Sticks Eskimos
  • Card stock
  • Masking Tape (different reasons)
  • Mobile Eyes
  • Colored pipe cleaners
  • Small colored beads
  • Magnets
  • Glue
  • Scissors
  • Pencil

Steps

  • For the creation of butterfly wings, cut a rectangle in the cardstock, fold it in two and draw the shape of a heart without the pointed part.
  • Lay out the rectangle and cover the surface of several strands Masking Tape fantasy.
  • Fold it again and cut following the contours of the heart that you can see in transparency.
  • Now glue a small wooden stick in the center of the wings and the moving eyes.
  • Thread the beads on pipe cleaners strands that you previously cut, and paste them as an antenna at the back of the stick.
  • Finally, attach the magnet to the back of the butterfly.