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Lion Craft


Lion Craft
Lion Craft

If your kids like lions, they'll love this imaginative lion craft. Using a block of wood and ordinary nails, they'll pound out a wild work of art!

Remember this activity isn't limited to a lion -- you and your kids can create your own special design. Do you have a friend who just loves koalas? How about Aunt Jane who collects elephants?

And don't limit yourself to just animals -- there are lots of objects that would make great pictures!

What You'll Need:

  • Paper
  • Pencil
  • Wood block
  • Small nails
  • Hammer

How to Make this Lion Craft:

Step 1: Draw a lion on a piece of paper.

Step 2: Imprint the design into your block of wood by placing the picture on the wood. Then retrace the lines with a pencil, pressing extra hard.

Step 3: Now that you have the outline of the lion in the wood, hammer nails into the block of wood along the lines. Before you know it, you'll have 3-dimensional art you can keep or give proudly as a gift.

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