Tissue Paper Cross

By  Karon Winter 

size: 5-1/2" tall

  • Tissue Paper Cross


  • Plastic-foam block
  • Tissue paper, in assorted colors


  • Glue stick
  • Toothpicks

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, ruler, plastic knife
  • 1. Measure and use plastic knife to cut plastic foam into 1-1/4"x4-1/4", two 1-1/4" squares, and 3" square (base)
  • 2. Wrap base in yellow tissue paper; glue ends. Let dry.
  • 3. Tear 1" squares of tissue paper.
  • 4. Glue tissue paper squares on plastic-foam rectangle and plastic-foam squares. Let dry.
  • 5. Insert toothpicks into plastic-foam squares. Press squares into sides of plastic-foam rectangle (creating cross shape).
  • 6. Insert toothpicks into bottom of cross. Press cross into base.