Utilize a high box as an extra armoire. If you're really in-need: use cutup strips of cardboard as wall paper. Use two small pieces of cardboard cutout from a box to develop toy pop tarts that can be colored with pencils or markers and glitter - decorative box with lid. Use pieces of cut cardboard to create cool cutout templates for pictures.
Usage little blocks of cardboard to produce toy people with pipeline cleaner arms, or eliminated individuals shapes from a box to make play people. Attach a few water noodles to the top of a box and cut 2 sides out in order to produce a mini play cardboard carwash.
An empty box could produce a terrific lamp shade (simply be sure to keep a fire extinguisher close-by). Cut one wall off of a little box and utilize it as a dust pan. A few strong boxes, a few planks of wood, a great deal of glue, and some sweat can become a fun child's playhouse.
Create a strong laptop computer stand by cutting 2 similar sides and a back that suits slits on the other pieces of cardboard. Scratch your address on one side of an empty box and put it outside to produce a cardboard mailbox. Utilizing a cardboard tube (or a long, thin cardboard box) connect a flat, cutout piece to the end to make a toy scythe.
Some tape and glue with a couple of strips of cardboard eliminated from a box can make for a play cardboard weapon. An enjoyable activity can be to take two boxes and turn them into a toy cardboard football utilizing scissors, water, and a bowl. Make a cardboard crown for a king or queen.
Make a low-cost iPod case by cutting and taping a couple of pieces of cardboard together. Get some tools and a spare bike to develop a kinetic cardboard rhino. Cut a thin strip of cardboard out and color it to make a decorative snake. Eliminate strips of cardboard and tape them to a single, curved piece to produce a cardboard beard.
Flatten, tape together, and paint multiple boxes to make a play stage background. Grab some paint and tape to turn eliminated shapes into an enjoyable cardboard landscape for a train or action figure play set. Believe you've got skills with the scissors and glue? How about making your own cardboard mannequin.
Utilize packages for what they're produced: travel storage. A box, some cooking area supplies, scissors, glue, and markers can be utilized to create a fun, play cardboard fire engine for kids. By cutting a few squares out of cardboard and using tape to put them together you can make a truly fun windball.
Play a life-sized video game of Tetris by utilizing boxes taped together into various Tetris shapes and colored with paint. With a cardboard box, some scissors, and other supplies you might create a play scooter. A flattened box can be utilized to make a diorama task. Utilize a small box (or cut a large box into smaller sized areas) to create an art center.
To make a bird's nest shred apart some cardboard and mold into a bowl. Use two or 3 boxes, some colored markers, and tape to create a play piano. To make a blackboard pin a piece of cardboard to the wall. You can spray paint it for various colors. Use yarn and slices of cardboard to produce a bracelet then decorate with markers.
Put some bait in the end of the box and wire a flap door to develop a simple animal trap. small decorated boxes. Build a distinctive cardboard record gamer using a paper clip for the needle suspended by a pencil anchored by an eraser. Cut a few holes out of a box and utilize it as a cardboard vacation star.
Color a medium-sized box black and yellow after cutting the open sides of the box into 4 wheels to create a Flintstone-style school bus. Take a flattened box and fold it in half, then color it with markers to develop an enjoyable cardboard UFO for kids. Strap some balloons to a small box to produce mini hot air balloons.
Fill your walls with shredded boxes to insulate a shed or cabin. Usage little squares of cardboard cutup to make bingo markers, then use a big sheet of cardboard as a bingo board. Make a plinko box with presents and rewards to win. Eliminate a single side of a box and location it by a door for an immediate cardboard door mat (decorative box with lid).
Utilize some markers to produce a miniature billboard. Use a silver crayon to make a police badge. Use a flattened sheet of cardboard with various "blocks" taped to it at various angles to create an enjoyable marble labyrinth. Cut up pieces of additional cardboard boxes to create long lasting envelopes. Utilize some scissors, a light, and paper to develop an enjoyable cardboard lantern.
A couple of sheets of cardboard can be utilized as cabinet drawer separators. Include honey or glue to strips of cutout cardboard to develop your own insect traps. Keep your clothes nice or separated with cardboard luggage inserts for the next time you travel. Use a propped-up box as a basic painting easel.
A long cardboard box can make for a simple vase. Produce a series of wall storage containers with unused cardboard boxes. Utilize some sturdy tape to turn your additional boxes into travel luggage for flying. With some crayons and scissors you can utilize one side of a box to create a cardboard toy mirror.
Use cardboard tubes or rolls with a sheet of cardboard taped to the bottom to make dice shaker cups. If you're into archery you can utilize a couple of cutup sheets of cardboard to make an arrow quiver. Use paper plates as wheels to develop a toy cardboard jeep. Strap some wheels (paper or real) onto the box to make a play leader wagon.