How To Make A Simple Kaleidoscope – DIY Kids Crafts
If you are like me, then you adore your kids and would do anything to spend time with them. Unfortunately, we have to also to work because we love them so much, so the time that you get to spend with them has to be memorable both to them and to you.
On that sentiment here is another fun way to spend time with your child, something they will adore. You can learn how to make a simple kaleidoscope with them. It’s fun, and it is bound to put a smile on their face and yours every time you see them playing with it.
You shouldn’t even need to buy materials to make the simple kaleidoscope just everyday things that you will find around the house. And I think your kid doesn’t care how much you spend on them just the time you give to them.
So What Materials Do You Need To Make Your Simple Kaleidoscope?
- A Pringles can with the lid intact. (or any cylindrical can with a clear lid)
- Acrylic paint in any color and sponges to apply it
- Scrap paper and stickers
- Colorful tissue
- Some contact paper
- White glue
- Craft glue
- A hammer, a nail and a pair of scissors.
How To Make A Simple Kaleidoscope Procedure
The procedure of how to make a simple kaleidoscope can be found on via the link below. I found the procedure quite entertaining and easy to follow because the creator gives a story of how she and her daughter made their kaleidoscope.
The directions are easy to follow, and the pictures included show precisely what you need to do. The pictures are of her daughter creating her kaleidoscope so you can visit the site with your kid to show them they can make one too.
You can make you kaleidoscope in any design that you want. The how to make a simple kaleidoscope is not a rigid process that you have to follow, so it leaves space open for you and your little champ to let loose your creativity.
Great For Showing Off At School
And you can even use it as his or her school science project or for arts and craft homework so it sort of kills a couple of birds with one stone. Make your kaleidoscope as unique as you want it to be. Write your names on it, stick feathers on it or anything crazy you can think of. It’s all up to you what you decide to make of your kaleidoscope.
So to conclude, the how to make a simple kaleidoscope procedure is not just about making the kaleidoscope. It’s about time you get to spend with your child. It is about the memories they will have when they are older, and you are grey.
It’s about showing them that you love them and every time they look through their kaleidoscope they are sure to remember. So give them your love today and make a kaleidoscope with your child.