Inukshuk Sculpture


size: 9" tall

Materials

  • Recycled paper egg carton

Basic Supplies

ruler, scissors, paintbrush, newspaper (to cover work surface)

Tools

  • Acrylic paints: black, white, grey
  • Craft glue

Directions

  • 1. Cut off top of egg carton from bottom of egg carton. Cut bottom of egg carton into two sections: one with four egg cups, one with eight egg cups. Cut eight-cup section into pairs. Set aside.
  • 2. Cut sides and end of top of egg carton. Use remaining cut portion for base.
  • 3. Build inukshuk sculpture by gluing egg cup sections onto base. Create legs, body, arms, and head using cut egg cups.
  • 4. For head, glue two egg cups together. Glue on top of body. Let dry.
  • 5. On covered work surface, paint inukshuk white. Lightly paint grey. Let dry. To create “rock” texture, lightly brush surfaces with black paint. Let dry.

by Maude Stephany

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