To build a Styrofoam igloo, cut Styrofoam blocks in half, hollow them out, fill each block with a plastic bag full of water, glue the blocks together, stack them, and shave the outside of the upper blocks to create a dome shape. This three-hour project requires large Styrofoam blocks, a box cutter, plastic freezer bags, water, strong glue, a chef's knife and several sheets of fine-grained sandpaper.Know More
Cut a Styrofoam block in half, and hollow out the middle of each piece Pour water into a plastic freezer bag, and place the bag in the hollow. Stack the Styrofoam halves and glue them back together. Repeat this procedure with the other blocks.
Place a single layer of filled Styrofoam blocks in a circle, but leave out the last four blocks so you have room for the tunnel. Lay the foundation for the tunnel by making a straight row of blocks on both sides of the gap.
Glue the foundation blocks together.
Stack one layer of blocks on top of the foundation, and glue them in place. Lay the third layer, and then push each block slightly toward the middle of the igloo. Glue the blocks in place. Use the same technique for each additional layer.
Use a chef's knife to shave the exterior of the igloo into a smooth shape. Finish it by sanding the Styrofoam until no rough angles remain.
There are several ways to build a dinosaur at home. The method chosen depends on the intended scale and durability of the model. A dinosaur can be made from a variety of materials, from papier-mâché to clay, supported by a wire or wooden skeleton.Full Answer >
To build a snowman, build the base, form the body and head and add accessories. The snow must be fairly moist, but not too wet, to stick together properly.Full Answer >
To make a fabric cover for a tissue box, create a pattern, cut the fabric, make the hole, sew the sides and finish it off with a hem. Making a fabric tissue box cover takes roughly 30 minutes and requires a box of tissues, enough fabric to cover the box, a tape measure, a fusible lining, matching thread, scissors, pins, paper, a pencil and a sewing machine.Full Answer >
To make a duct tape flower, start by rolling a straw in green duct tape to create a stem. For the petals, cut squares of colored duct tape, then fold the top two corners towards the middle, creating a point. For just the first one, roll tightly and attach to the top of the stem with a piece of tape to form the center, for all others, wrap the sticky part around the stem to form petals. Continue to make additional petals as needed and attach them until your flower is full, then use the same process to make leaves from green duct tape.Full Answer >