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Cute Little Paper Bird Craft


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August 14, 2018

Cute Little Paper Bird Craft - finished pink paper bird decorationHere is a cute craft for the summer months! This little bird will look great as party décor when hosting a garden party. This fella' is quick to make, so you can have a whole flock of birds to help you to celebrate in style. You can make the birds in different colors to add a fun element.

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Supplies:

  • A4 sized rose pink cardstock
  • small piece of yellow cardstock for the beak
  • pair of 5mm wiggle eyes
  • quick-drying craft glue (such as Bostik Clear)
  • standard scissors
  • ruler
  • pencil

Steps:

  1. Measure and cut a strip sized 11.5" x 1" from the rose pink cardstock.
  2. Cute Little Paper Bird Craft - cut a rose pink strip of cardstock
     
  3. On one end, add glue up to 2.2" from the end of the strip of cardstock and then glue the two ends together - this will be the bird's body and tail. Bend the tail slightly upwards at the 2.2" mark.
  4. Cute Little Paper Bird Craft - glue to create body and tail
     
  5. Cut 2.1" incisions on the tail end to make tail feathers.
  6. Cute Little Paper Bird Craft - cut incisions into the tail to make feathers
     
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  7. Measure and cut a strip sized 5" x 1" from the remaining rose pink cardstock. Glue the two ends of the strip together to make a small circle - this will be the bird's head.
  8. Cute Little Paper Bird Craft - cut a strip for the head, glue
     
  9. Glue the bird's head on the body.
  10. Cute Little Paper Bird Craft - glue head to the body
     
  11. Glue the wiggle eyes to the bird's head. Cut a small diamond shaped beak from the yellow cardstock. Fold it in half and attach to the bird's head.
  12. Cute Little Paper Bird Craft - glue on eyes, cut a yellow diamond, fold, and attach as the beak
     
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  13. Cut two tear-shaped wings from the remaining rose pink cardstock. Cut small incisions on the one side of each wing to add feathers, and glue the wings on to each side the bird's body.
  14. Cute Little Paper Bird Craft - cut pink teardrop shaped wings
     
    Cute Little Paper Bird Craft - cut to make feathers
     
    Cute Little Paper Bird Craft - glue wings to side of body
     
  15. Now make the bird's crest feathers - cut a small rectangle from the remaining pink cardstock. Cut small incisions to make the feathers and glue it to the bird's head.
  16. Cute Little Paper Bird Craft - cut a rectangle to make crest feathers and glue to head
     
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