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Easy Artist's Easel Paper Art Craft
Easy Artist's Easel Paper Art Craft
Easy Artist's Easel Paper Art Craft
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Make this easy artist's easel paper art craft to display your child's artwork -- you can help them create their own art gallery.

What You'll Need:

  • Cardboard box
  • Tape
  • Pencil
  • Yardstick
  • Heavy-duty scissors or craft knife (adult use only)
  • Clothespins

How to make an easy artist's easel: Step 1: Find a sturdy cardboard box, and tape it shut. Step 2: On opposite sides, draw a line from the bottom corner to the opposite top corner. Cut along the diagonals and then across the top and bottom to cut the box in half (see illustration). Step 3: Cut two small slits at the top of the easel. Attach your child's artwork by clipping it to the box with the clothespins. They could also use the easel to paint their artwork -- just like artists do.Keep reading for more fun and easy paper art crafts. For more creative crafts for kids, check out:

How to make an easy artist's easel: Step 1: Find a sturdy cardboard box, and tape it shut. Step 2: On opposite sides, draw a line from the bottom corner to the opposite top corner. Cut along the diagonals and then across the top and bottom to cut the box in half (see illustration). Step 3: Cut two small slits at the top of the easel. Attach your child's artwork by clipping it to the box with the clothespins. They could also use the easel to paint their artwork -- just like artists do.Keep reading for more fun and easy paper art crafts. For more creative crafts for kids, check out:


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