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COLLAGE ALIENS & MONSTERS

Kids craft cardboard alien collage

Super fun and easy to make cardboard collage aliens and space rocket. Meet Barry and the gang from the far side of the moon! We love simple projects like this that can be made using recycled cardboard with some paint and glue.

MATERIALS:

  • Cardboard
  • Paints
  • White paper to make the eyes
  • PVA glue or glue sticks
  • Marker pens or paint markers.

HOW TO:

The first job is to paint all the cardboard. Once the paint is dry, cut out lots of different shapes (my 4 yr old is still to young to manage big scissors and thick cardboard). Think body shapes then lots of other shapes that could be arms, legs, heads, spikes etc. We also drew lots of eyes onto white paper which I helped cut out.

Materials to make monster collages

Then get happy with lots of glue and build your characters!

Kids crafts project making cardboard collage aliens

We added the eyes and then decorated our aliens and monsters using paint markers.

fun children's craft project making collage monsters

We named all our Monster and aliens, then also made them a space rocket!

Kids crafts cardboard collage aliens and rocket

Children's craft project, collage aliens and monsters

painted cardboard collage monsters and aliens

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