Easy Tutorial: Pipe Cleaner Fairies #BostikBlogger

Easy Tutorial: Pipe Cleaner Fairies #BostikBlogger
Title with a fairy in background with green wings and orange wool hair
*Thanks to Bostik & Craft Merrily for our box of goodies!
This month the #BostikBloggers are all focusing on magical and mystical creatures! We absolutely adore crafting, and we were really excited to make Pipe Cleaner Fairies; they’re so easy to make and they provide hours of play time for little (or big!) kids.
Let’s get straight into the tutorial, so you can start making and playing with your little ones!

Tutorial: Pipe Cleaner Fairies

You will need…
All the things you need, glue, pipe cleaners etc.
  • pipe cleaners
  • Bostik Tape Discs
  • Bostik Fine & Wide Glu Pen
  • Wool
  • Sharpies
  • Ribbon
  • Tissue paper
  • Lace material
  • Beads
  • Scissors
  • Wire
Step 1: Pop pipe cleaners through the tissue paper/material and bead body and head. 
Pipe cleaners through tissue paper and beads

Step 2: Secure the tissue paper to the pipe cleaners withe Bostik Tape Discs.

Bostik tape discs and tissue paper

Step 3: Bend pipe cleaners down over the head and wrap around the neck area to create arms.

Pipe cleaners and beads joined together to form a head and body.

Step 4: Draw your fairy’s face on with Sharpies.

Sequins and a face on the bead head.

Step 5: Fashion wings out of wire and wrap ribbon around them.

Green wire wings

Step 6: Attach wings under arms of fairy.

Close up of wings attached to fairy

Step 7: Cut wool to desired length and attach with Bostik glu.

close up of orange wool

Step 8: Leave to dry, then embellish with sequins…

close up of completed fairy
Step 9: Give your lovely fairy a name!
pipe cleaner fairy on a wall with greenery around her
Please, please share your fairy people with us over on our Facebook page, Instagram or Twitter. We’d love to see them!
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