Nick Jr. Wind Catcher Craft

Nick Jr. Wind Catcher Craft

Can we help you turn recycled cans into a cool craft kids can hang high and admire? Make this simple decoration and watch it dance in the wind!

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Nick Jr. Wind Catcher Craft

Craft Features

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: 4-6

Materials

Directions

  1. Step 1

    Print the Wind Catcher Template and cut it out.

  2. Step 2

    If you are using tissue paper, cut the paper into strips. Cut as many pieces as you would like. Glue the template onto the can. Turn the can over and glue the ribbons or paper tissue strips onto the bottom of the can.

  3. Step 3

    Attach string to the top of the can. The string can be as long as you'd like, and will be used to hang your craft.

  4. Step 4

    Once the craft dries, hang it and enjoy watching the beautiful colors dance in the wind!

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