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Flat Reed Suncatcher Project

Time: 1 Class Period
Difficulty: Easy
Cleanup: Soap & Water

Flat Reed
Tissue Paper in assorted colors
Black Ink
Paint Brush

Make sun catchers using reed and tissue paper!


  • Step 1
    Cut ten, 7" long strips of ¼" wide flat reed. Paint the reed black with the India Ink, let dry.

  • Step 2
    Weave the reed pieces together creating sixteen, 1" squares. Glue the reed at each intersection.

  • Step 3
    Cut eleven 1¼" squares of tissue. Glue each square onto a different section of the reed. Leave five squares open for interest.

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