Making Toy Banjos from Jar Lids

Transform a recycled jar lid into a fun kids' craft, toy, and musical instrument. These banjos are as fun to make as they are to play with. The instructions and photos needed to get started are included on this page.
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Do you have extra jar lids laying around? You can turn those lids into a fun banjo! This is a 3-in-1, a craft/toy/musical instrument, all for free made with supplies you have at home.

Total Time: 15 minutes

Supplies:

  • jar lid
  • rubber band
  • craft stick
  • pipe cleaner
  • beads
  • sequins
  • hot glue

Steps:

  1. You will need 2 rubber bands per jar lid. Double tie the rubber bands to get 4 strings.
  2. On the back of the lid, hot glue craft stick into place.
  3. Decorate however you would like - pipe cleaners, sequins, and beads and secure in place with hot glue. Then ready to play with!
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May 20, 20190 found this helpful

I love diy instruments! Well done :)

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