San Phra Phum Spirit Houses

Materials

  • Recycled individual milk carton
  • White cardstock or construction paper
  • Acrylic paints: white, red

Tools

  • Gold marker (or gold paint)
  • Glue stick
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Black marker
  • Paintbrush
  • Newspaper (to cover work surface)

Directions

STEP 1

  • Wash and dry milk carton. Glue opening lid closed. Let dry.

STEP 2

  • On covered work surface, paint milk carton white (to cover markings). Let dry. Paint carton red. Let dry.

STEP 3

  • Print and cut out patterns. Use black marker to draw and color in center section of door.

STEP 4

  • Use gold marker or gold paint to outline windows and color in roof ornaments and house corners. Let dry.

STEP 5

  • Glue roof ornaments on top of carton and house corners on each side of carton. Glue windows on side of carton and door on one side of carton. Let dry.

STEP 6

  • Use gold marker or paint to draw crisscross lines on roof. Let dry.
by Steven James

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/2824/d76edc58-b475-4618-abfd-cdcca20ba5b2.pdf



San Phra Phum Spirit Houses
San Phra Phum Spirit Houses