Jazz up a wall hanging with this weave a paper plate craft and use all sorts of trim -- some rough, some smooth, some shiny, and even some unexpected, such as wire.
Step 3: Starting about 1/2 inch from the outer edge of the plate at each of the
What You'll Need:
- Paper plate
- Trims such as pony beads or feathers (optional)
How to Weave a Paper Plate Craft:
Step 1: Draw a small design in the center of the paper plate with markers.
Step 2: Use a pencil to lightly mark 3-inch increments around the edge of the plate to indicate spacing.
Step 3: Starting about 1/2 inch from the outer edge of the plate at each of the pencil marks, cut a 2-1/2-inch slit toward the center of the plate. Make sure you don't cut into your center design.Step 4: Weave pieces of colorful yarn through the slits. Change colors by tying one color to another. As you weave the yarn, thread on beads or tie in feathers.
Step 5: When you're done weaving the yarn, knot it in back and cut off excess yarn.
Now you have a finished plate that would liven up any wall!
For more fun craft ideas, try:
- Paper Art Designs
- Paper Crafts
- Kids' Crafts