Spider Candy Holder

Materials

  • Recycled toilet paper tube
  • Black felt, 2" square
  • Orange yarn, small amount
  • Jacquard Lumiere Paints: Pearlescent Violet, Citrine
  • White dimensional paint
  • Wiggle eyes, two
  • Aleene's Original Tacky Glue

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler, black marker, toothpick, paintbrush, newspaper (to cover work surface)

Directions

STEP 1

  • Measure and mark 2-1/2"-long lines, about 1/4" apart, along one edge of tube. Cut on lines, forming eight legs. Trim leg ends into "v" shapes.

STEP 2

  • On covered work surface, paint inside and outside of tube (body) Pearlescent Violet. Let dry. Bend legs, creating appendages.

STEP 3

  • Use toothpick to dot legs and body Citrine. Let dry. Use other end of toothpick to draw white smile. Let dry.

STEP 4

  • Glue wiggle eyes onto white cardstock. Cut out eyes, leaving thin border. Glue eyes on head. Glue yarn (hair) above eyes.

STEP 5

  • Measure and cut 2" black felt square. Glue square inside body. Let dry. Fill spider with candy.
by Sandy Rollinger
Spider Candy Holder
Spider Candy Holder