Creative Costumes : Recycle Material to Make Fun Costumes
"EcoCrafts" is an innovative series that shows children how to recycle everyday objects such as newspapers, bottle tops, glass jars and CDs into stylish, highly individual gifts and decorations that won't be found in any store. "Creative Costumes" contains 12 projects to give every child an amazing set of fresh ideas for dressing up. From theatrical props and costumes to fancy dress and sophisticated party wear, these accessible and easy-to-follow craft projects will keep readers engrossed for hours and hours.
- Paperback | 48 pages
- 222 x 224 x 4mm | 199.58g
- 03 Sep 2007
- Pan MacMillan
- Kingfisher Books Ltd
- London, United Kingdom
- full-colour photographs
"Wonderful ways to get your children creatively re-using stuff that would end up in the recycling box - or worse, the dustbin. Plus EcoFacts to get them thinking as they devise their own inspiring junk designs." Friends of the Earth"
Table of contents
6 EcoWise: the importance of recycling; 8 Basic craft techniques; 10 Scales and tail (mermaid); 14 A fairy-tale fairy; 18 Princess for a day; 22 Wicked witch; 24 Purr-fect black cat; 26 A wise wizard; 28 Monster party; 32 Skull and bones; 34 Feisty fire-breather (dragon); 38 A shining knight; 42 Shiver me timbers-(pirate); 46 Photocopiable templates; 48 Index and acknowledgements.