How to Make a Butterfly Kite – Recycling Craft

Make this Butterfly Kite and re-use some old bubble wrap.Butterfly Kite

This is an easy craft which can be played with straight away.

You will need:

How to make a Butterfly Kite…


  • Remember a butterfly is symmetrical so make sure your decorations are the same on both wings – like looking in a mirror.
  • To stop the string pulling through the bubble wrap, protect with some sticky tape around the edge of the wing and the hole.
  • Add glitter for a sparkly butterfly.
  • Use old bendy straws (washed!) instead of chenilles to carry on the recycling theme.
  • Add some googly eyes to your butterfly for extra personality.

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