butterfly wings

This fuzzy little caterpillar curled up on a little boys head
She spun her little cocoon and then fell asleep as though it was her bed.
While she was sleeping she dreamed that she could fly
And later when she woke up...
She was a butterfly!

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Materials required:

  1. x1 A3 white page, 220g or 240g

  2. x2 A4 pages of normal printing paper

  3. ±40cm x2 Pieces of elastic band

  4. x12 pieces of wool (bright colours). Cut a few extras to have as spares. 

  5. Scissors

  6. Punch

  7. Stapler

  8. Pastel Crayons

  9. Acrylic Ink

  10. Brush & water in a jug

  11. Hand towel - each child should have a hand towel (always when working with paint or ink), to dry the brush, artworks and to clean painted fingers

step by step

Scared that you will forget some of the steps? Download and print a step by step  "cheat sheet" to keep handy whilst presenting your class. Download the PDF here.