What you need:

  • A couple of egg cartons
  • early stART Fluoro Washable Paint Discs
  • early stART Stuff For Painting
  • A container of water
  • Scissors
  • A sharp pencil of skewer
  • Drinking straws
  • String or plastic craft thread
  • early stART art smock
  • Micador Splat Mat
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Step 1: Cut up your egg carton

Cut apart each section of the egg side of the carton until you have lots of little cups.
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Step 2: Paint!

Using the fluoro colours, paint the carton inside and out. Try different patterns for brighter flowers.
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Step 3: Make petals!

Once dry, use scissors to cut the tops of the carton cups into flower petal shapes and then use a sharp pencil or skewer and carefully poke a hole in the centre of each cup.
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Step 4: Join the garland

Cut straws into 3-5cm lengths and use string to thread the flowers onto the straws. Continue to alternate flowers and straws until you have a garland!
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