You will need:


  1. Cut four strips of card approx. 45cm x 1.5cm, and punch a hole half way along each.
  2. Use a plastic tray for the base, and cellotape the first 2 strips to the pot in a X shape.
  3. Attach the other 2 card strips the same way.
  4. Create the bird by trimming a piece of foam into shape.
  5. Add details like beads for eyes and feathers using glue.
  6. Attach a string to suspend the bird in the cage.
  7. Line up all the centre holes and pass a split pin through to attach string to the cage.
  8. Cover the tray using coloured masking tape, and add some gems etc. to decorate.

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