Making a Sphere with Christmas Cards

Does anyone know how to make a sphere using recycled Christmas cards? I made one long ago in grade school by cutting circles and can't remember the rest?

Wendy from Coopersburg, PA

November 10, 20080 found this helpful

I found the instructions for spherical ornaments in, they have many ideas for old Christmas cards.

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November 10, 20080 found this helpful

Oddly enough, the directions for making one of these was posted on here last year. I even bookmarked it, but never got to it. See if this link works:

I hope it does. Otherwise, you should be able to search for it on here somehow. Good luck!

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November 11, 20080 found this helpful

Fold the circles in to make a triangle and glue or staple them to each other until you have a ball. I can't remember how many circles it takes, but I think it is around 15 or so.

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November 11, 20080 found this helpful

Thanks Beth--the link still worked. I hope to make these this year too! Pat V in Roseville, MI

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November 13, 20080 found this helpful

I made some of these about 35 years ago and they are still in good shape. I need to try and made some more.

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