Colourful Kids Bird Box Craft Ideas
Kids will be delighted by these colourful miniature homes designs! Using bright colours and fun accessories they can create a stunning birdhouse to cherish.
Decorating our small birdhouses are a great way to use up leftover craft materials from your craft box, and can be as simple or detailed as you like.
This craft idea is the perfect way to keep kids busy and engaged during school holidays.
Why not have a fun family day of crafting?
These single small birdhouses look stunning when decorated and can be adapted to suit any theme and age group.
We have created three different styled bird box looks that can spark the imagination and inspire you to design your own.
Pirate theme, perfect as a party craft or room decoration, find our everything you'll need to complement this craft here: Pirate Party Supplies
Emoji inspired, another great party theme! Check out the partyware here: Emoji Party Supplies
Floral design, a pretty bright addition to any room or party! We think they'd look great at a kids summer party with our Ladybird & Bee Party Supplies.
Bird box crafts are great for a kids party activity, they'll love decorating their own birdhouse to take home as a party favour.
Paper mache birdhouses are designed for indoor display, however they could be used in the garden as long as the sun is shining, but make sure you bring them inside before any rain!
Take a look at the How To tab or use the photos as inspiration, and let the kids get crafty.
Display your brightly coloured birdhouses together or pick your favourite design get creating!
Find our great range of birdhouse supplies here: Bird Box
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Be inspired by our Blog here: littlecraftybugs Blog
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We used a Single Small Paper Mache BIrdhouse or Bird Box but you can use any size bird box you like.
Preparation for all Rainbow Unicorn birdhouse craft ideas:
- Use white acrylic paint to apply a base coat to your wooden or paper mache birdhouse. Leave to dry.
- Apply colour to the bird house using acrylic paint. You may need more than one coat but always leave to dry between applications.
- When dry apply any accessories, we used pom poms, stickers and tissue paper, but you can use whatever you like!
- Prepare your birdhouse with a basecoat of white paint and leave to dry.
- Paint using a colour of your choice and leave to dry.
- Pick what tissue paper colour you would like to use and tear off small rough squares.
- Roll the tissue paper into a messy ball! Glue to your painted birdhouse to create a flowery effect. We addedd a few leaves cut from green tissue paper too.
Choose where to display your finished fun colourful bird boxes and enjoy!
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