Eco-Friendly Cardboard Crafts to Make and Play With
At last, a genius way for you to put all that cardboard lying around the house to good use! Mailing boxes, paper towel rolls, cereal cartons and more can be transformed into a range of crafts, toys and games that guarantee hours of fun, imaginative playtime.
Blast off in a cardboard Rocket, set up a fun Ice Cream Cart or become royalty in a Castle Cubby with life-size play structures that will delight your little ones. Let big imaginations run wild with pretend play creations like cool Butterfly Wings, a handy Tool Belt or a Mini Monster Truck that’s built for jumps and tricks. Create games that will challenge and engage your kids with projects like a Pinball Machine, Tabletop Soccer and Cardboard Labyrinth.
With all of Kathryn’s best tips and tricks for sourcing, upcycling and handling cardboard, plus a wide range of inventive projects, this incredible collection is your go-to guide for easy, eco-friendly ways to transform cardboard into crafty creations your kids will love.
WHAT YOUR KIDS WILL LOVE:
50 Fun project ideas to make together.
Fun DIY toys to play with.
Inspiring pictures depicting all the craft activities.
WHAT YOU WILL LOVE:
Easy to follow instructions.
All the projects are made with cheap, accessible materials, most of which you can find in your recycling bin.
The activity ideas in the book can be adapted to suit different age children from 3yrs to 7yrs.
About the Author
Kathryn Ho is a designer, craft artist and creator of the Instagram account Cardboard Folk. Her work is geared toward parents and caregivers and highlights creative activities they can make for children of all ages. Her work has been featured in Olli Ella, Lucas Loves Cars and Hello, Wonderful. Kathryn lives in Brisbane, Australia, with her family.