driving in my car
|Cut all the flaps off the bottom of a box.|
|Cut the long flaps off the top. Tape the short ends down.|
|Wrap the box with coloured paper. Collect together some bits and bobs for decoration - paper cups, cardboard tubes, paper bowls, silver foil, coloured paper. |
|Measure the paper against the box and cut to size. Glue the ends down first and then the sides.|
Make the headlights by wrapping the two paper bowls in foil. Stick two paper circles inside.
|To make the grill wrap a box in foil and add black stripes for the grill part. Stick them on with double-sided tape. To make the bumpers wrap two tubes in foil.|
|For the rear lights - cut two paper cups in half. Wrap them in foil. Glue some red coloured paper inside them. Attach to car.|
|To make the wheels - glue two circles of paper of different sizes and colour to a paper plate or bowl. Paint�on the�tyres. For the shoulder straps attach ribbon to box and adjust to fit.|
Reprinted with permission from 'The Dressing-Up Book', Dorling Kindersley Books.