Diego July 4th Paddle Fan

Diego July 4th Paddle Fan

Here's a "cool" way to celebrate the Fourth of July!

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Diego July 4th Paddle Fan

Craft Features

Parent Supervision Needed
This craft requires extra parent involvement and a watchful eye, because it may require sharp tools or intricate handiwork.
Allow for Dry Time
You'll need to allow extra time for glue or paint to dry.

Developmental Skills

Create with Us
Create with us skills involve self-expression, experimentation, and imagination through visual arts (like painting and sculpting), dramatic play, cooking, and dance.
Ages: 3-5

Materials

  • Diego July 4th Paddle Fan Template
  • Cardstock
  • Kids craft scissors
  • Red-and-white striped ribbon (OPTIONAL)
  • Craft glue
  • Kids paintbrush (OPTIONAL)
  • Acrylic paints in red or blue (OPTIONAL)
  • Decorative star-shaped craft sticks (or plain ones are fine, too)
  • Craft glue

Directions

  1. Step 1

    Print two copies of the fan shape from the Diego July 4th Paddle Fan Printable onto cardstock. Glue them back to back with craft glue.

  2. Step 2

    Print & cut out the Diego image. Let your child decide where she'd like to place Diego, cut where necessary and glue him to the fan.

  3. Step 3

    Cut a strip of the red-and-white ribbon and glue it to the fan. Or simply draw a few red strips on white paper, cut out one segment and glue to the fan.

  4. Step 4 (OPTIONAL)

    Paint the craft stick in red or blue and let dry.

  5. Step 5

    Glue the stick to the base of the paddle fan with craft glue. Let dry.

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