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How to Make a Heart Bauble

Early Years and Primary Craft Project

By Susie Busby

 
 
 Heart Bauble
 
This project can be used all year round but especially at Valentine’s, Mother’s Day, Father’s day or to give the Chirstmas tree the look of love!

You will need:

Other equipment:

 

Instructions

 
Put your polystyrene heart onto a stick and cover with red paint. Leave to dry. You may want to do two coats of paint for a more even finish.
Once the paint has dried attach the raffia on the top with a split pin then to make a loop. Then wrap some more raffia around the heart to cover the split pin and end at the bottom to make a tassle.
 

This project gives children opportunity to practise:

 
Painting a 3D object
Wrapping raffia around an uneven shape.