Craft: Recycled Train

My son still enjoys playing with trains. We used a tin can and some Snapple tea lids for the wheels. We found a cardboard box from some sticks of butter, toilet paper tube and used hot glue to fasten it together. Add a coat of silver spray paint and you are on the rails! We saved some cereal boxes and created a tunnel too.

By Wendy from Coopersburg, PA

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February 6, 20090 found this helpful

What a cute and creative idea and I love that you made a tunnel from cereal boxes, too!

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February 6, 20090 found this helpful

Adorable. What a great imagination.

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February 8, 20090 found this helpful

That is just too cute! Thanks for sharing.

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February 12, 20090 found this helpful

I thought this was such a clever idea that I showed my son. He made a slightly bigger one for school to hold his valentimes. It is painted silver and decorated with red hearts and he calls it The Love Train.

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