Paper

Lamb Classroom Mailbox

By  Linda Valentino 

size: 11"x8"

  • Lamb Classroom Mailbox

Materials

  • Recycled cereal box
  • Cardstock: white, black, red, pink
  • Heart-print ribbon, 5/8”-wide
  • Iridescent glitter

Tools

  • Circle punches: 3/8”, 5/8”, 1”
  • API Crafter’s Pick Incredibly Tacky Glue

Basic Supplies

  • fine-tip black marker, pencil, scissors, ruler

Pattern - Lamb Classroom Mailbox

  • 1. Print out full-size patterns. Cut patterns from cardstock. Punch two white 1" circles for eyes, two black 3/8" circles for pupils, and one pink 5/8" circle for nose. Outline all pink shapes, hair, body, and heart with black marker.
  • 2. Cut top flaps from box. Cut box to 8" tall and cover with two pieces of white cardstock. Adhere body to box. Write "I like ewe!" on red heart using black marker.
  • 3. Adhere pupils to eyes. Adhere eyes, inner ears, nose, and hair to face. Adhere head to top of box. Adhere heart to box and two hooves on sides of heart. Make bow with ribbon and adhere to face.
  • 4. Position box flat on work surface. Randomly draw spirals on body using glue; sprinkle with glitter. Shake excess glitter off box. Position box flat to dry. Insert Valentines into opening on top of box.