Paper Art Crafts

Patriotic Collage

Gather up symbolic objects and create your own picture with this patriotic collage.

What You'll Need:

  • Old magazines
  • Blunt scissors
  • Red, white, and blue fabric scraps
  • Craft glue
  • Construction paper

How to Make the Patriotic Collage:

Step 1: Look through old magazines for pictures of patriotic symbols such as the American flag, stars, bells, eagles, and historical monuments. You can also look for pictures of people saluting, soldiers marching, or lawmakers speaking.

Step 2: Cut out the pictures.

Step 3: Cut scraps of red, white, and blue fabric into stars and stripes. Glue the pictures and the fabric to a piece of construction paper in a random arrangement.

Step 4: Cover the sheet of paper with the pictures and fabric pieces overlapping. Let the glue dry.

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