Paper Parthenon

Materials

  • Construction paper, 8-1/2"x11" sheets: one light blue, three white
  • White craft foam, 9"x12"
  • Inkpads: blue, yellow, brown
  • API Crafter's Pick The Ultimate! Glue

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler, black marker, sponge scraps

Directions

STEP 1

  • Print out pattern. Transfer designs onto paper. Cut out one back shape and two front shapes.

STEP 2

  • Cut out doorway and spaces between columns on back shape. Cut out horizontal shapes above and below columns on front shape.

STEP 3

  • Use black marker to outline shapes.

STEP 4

  • Use sponge scrap and brown and yellow inkpads to shade edges of shape, creating antiqued look.

STEP 5

  • Measure and cut 7"x11" lt. blue paper rectangle. Use black marker to draw outline on edges. Use sponge scrap and blue inkpad to shade edges of rectangle.

STEP 6

  • Measure and cut 1/4"-wide craft foam strip. Cut strip into 1/4" squares. Glue squares on back of back shape corners and doorway. Glue corners on blue rectangle. Glue squares on back of front shape and glue onto back shape.

STEP 7

  • Glue craft foam squares onto back of columns. Glue columns on front of Parthenon.
by Mary Ayres

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/2109/ac411d02-cc74-4965-8982-d5686f55d169.pdf



Paper Parthenon
Paper Parthenon