Oh these cute little click on clack toys or Bottle High Castanets have been on my to do checklist merely eternally. I first noticed this fabulous little concept many moons in the past, after I did a 15 Musical Crafts spherical up. El Hada de Papel made a cute set, and we so needed to have a go! And all these years late we did. Aren’t they merely cute?
I like how with ours, we picked bottle tops with birds on to go inside – as if our little click on clack crocodile had simply tried to eat a chicken… however don’t fear.. he hasn’t succeeded… it’s going to hope out once more immediately.So on to our little craft..
Bottle High Castanets – Supplies:
- 2 metallic bottle tops
- Sturdy PVA Craft Glue – some sizzling glue weapons work however not all are robust sufficient
- Googley eyes
And this.. is how simple it’s to make Bottle High Castanets
Watch the video on auto play – scroll right down to the identical video on YouTube or observe the step-by-step written directions right here. Get pleasure from!
How one can make Bottle High Castanets (written directions):
Time wanted: 20 minutes.
Making bottle prime castanets is tremendous simple and may take so long as or as little time as you want. It’s all within the stage of element and the way a lot paint you resolve to make use of/ how lengthy this take to dry!
- Minimize your cardboard
Minimize out your cardboard – twice the size you need your ultimate castanets to be. Ours is 17cm x 3cm huge. However it’s simply an estimate!
- Beautify your castanets
Now you can beautify your castanets. Use paints, use stickers, use washi tape.. no matter you’ve got useful and relying on the time you’ve got. If portray, let dry!
- Fold your cardboard castanet in half
Discover the center of your castanet and fold in half.
- Glue your bottle tops
You will want good robust glue for the bottle tops (we love Anita’s cheesy glue) however a sizzling glue gun ought to work as properly. Let strive totally.
- Play and make music