Mermaids` Makings

Mr Shaker and Miss Wobbly

We turned two big plastic eggs into a shaker and wobbly toy. For the shaker I filled the egg with rice. Then I used a knife to make a hole underneath and stuck a pencil through, securing it with sellotape. Afterwards I mod podged the tissue paper around the egg to make it look nicer, and to help keep it together.

For our wobbly toy, Lil Mermaid used some playdough on the bottom of the egg (making it wobble) before decorating it.  After decorating the eggs I put them into an egg box lid to dry and Lil Mermaid made a little blanket for them using postit notes to keep them warm and cozy. It’s lovely to see how playful little children are -they can find a story  in such simple things.

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Linked to: “Sharing Saturday“, “It`s Playtime!“,

3 comments on “Mr Shaker and Miss Wobbly

  1. Carrie
    March 30, 2012

    Just wanted to let you know I will be featuring you this week (later today). Please come grab a Featured button and I hope you will share with us again this week.

    • mermaid
      April 4, 2012

      Thank you! It`s nice to be noticed :)

  2. Carrie
    March 29, 2012

    What great ideas!! Thank you for sharing at Sharing Saturday! I hope you will share again this week with us!

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