Paper Bag Pine Cone
Decorate for fall with glittering paper bag pine cones!
- Hot Glue Gun ***May Require Adult Assistance
- Card Stock
- Pen or Pencil
- Brown Paper Lunch Bag
- 3/16" Hole Punch
|Step 1. Gather your supplies.|
|Step 2. |
Download, print and cut out the provided templates. To download the templates, simply click the “Template” button above.
|Step 3. |
Cut open a brown paper lunch bag and spread flat.
|Step 4. |
Trace template A (8) times, template B (6) times, template C (4) times and template D (5) times.
|Step 5. |
Cut out all of the shapes you traced and punch a hole in the middle of each one.
|Step 6. |
Outline all of the shapes in alternating fall colors of glitter glue.
|Step 7. |
To get started on putting the pine cone together, glue template A to the bottom of a dowel and hot glue to secure. Fold each petal to add volume.
|Step 8. |
Slide on all of the large petals (template A), alternating the glitter glue colors and adding a hefty amount of hot glue in between each. Be sure you are folding every petal in half.
|Step 9. |
Repeat step 8 for all of the template B & C petals. Slide on only (2) template D petals.
|Step 10. |
Cut the dowel where the petals end.
|Step 11. |
Glue on (1) more small petal, template D.
Fold the (2) remaining shapes in half and glue them to the top of the pine cone to cover the dowel.