Easy Summertime Kids’ Craft: Orange Slice

Fruit Basket Part 5

Easy Summertime Kids' Craft Orange Slices
Easy Summertime Kids' Craft Orange Slices

OK, just one more, and then I promise…no more fruit…for awhile anyway…This time, orange slices, the ultimate post soccer game snack! I can almost feel the sticky, sweet juice running down my chin, cant you? This is the last fruit in our easy summertime kids craft fruit series, and you can find the other fruits here: STRAWBERRY, PEAR, PINEAPPLE, WATERMELON. Make one or make them all!

SUPPLIES FROM THE BAG

  • Orange construction paper
  • Orange paint
  • White paint
  • Paper plate
  • Clothespin
  • Medium pompom
  • 3 Large popsicle sticks
  • Q-tip
  • Glue stick
  • Elmers glue
  • Scissors
  • Pencil
Triangle Summer Fruit Collection
Triangle Summer Fruit Collection

Step 1

  • Glue together 3 large popsicle sticks using the Elmers glue to form a triangle frame
  • Allow the glue to dry thoroughly
  • While you are at it, make more triangle frames so that you have enough to make more crafts without extra prep!
Making triangle popsicle stick frames
Making popsicle stick frames

Step 2

  • Trace the triangle frame onto the orange construction paper
  • Draw another triangle inside that one, about 1/4″
Orange slices step 2
orange slices step 2

Step 3

  • Place the triangle frame on the paper plate
  • Pinch the pompom with the clothespin to form a “paint brush”
  • Allow the paint to dry while you move on to step 4
Orange slice step 3
orange slice step 3

Step 4

  • Cut out the orange paper triangle
orange slice step 4
orange slice step 4

Step 5

  • One the paint is dry, glue the orange paper onto the back of the triangle frame using a glue stick
orange slice step 5
orange slice step 5

Step 6

  • Add details to the orange slices using white paint and a q-tip
  • Allow the paint to dry
Easy Summertime Kids Craft Orange slice step 6
orange slice step 6

If you enjoyed making this craft, pin it to your favorite board! and send us a pic at hello@inthebagkidscrafts.com so that we can share it with the family!

Easy Summertime Kids Craft Fruit Basket
Easy Summertime Kids Craft Fruit Basket

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