Magical fairy house

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Fairy house craft - make your own fairy houses with this fun kids craft

Make a magical fairy house in minutes. This simple and quick craft also allows your child to let their creativity flow. They can create their own details and make their little fairy houses as detailed as they choose. We have made very simple houses but your child might like to use glitters or collage materials to make their fairy house even more elaborate.

Summary

Time: 10 mins
Age: Toddlers to Little kids
Difficulty: Easy peasy

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Fairy house craft - make your own fairy houses with this fun kids craft
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You will need:

  • Paper cups
  • Felt pens
  • Card – ideally coloured or patterned card
  • Scissors
  • Glue

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Fairy house craft - make your own fairy houses with this fun kids craft
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Step 1: Draw on the door and windows

Take a paper cup.

Use a black pen to draw the outlines of the door and windows.

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Fairy house craft - make your own fairy houses with this fun kids craft
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Step 2: Add more detail and colour

Take some time to add more detail to your original outlines and to add colour.

You can make your fairy houses as decorative as you like.

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Fairy house craft - make your own fairy houses with this fun kids craft
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Step 3: Cut out circles of card to make the roof

Place a small side plate on your coloured or patterned card and draw round it to make a circle.

Cut out the circle and also cut a line to the centre.

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Fairy house craft - make your own fairy houses with this fun kids craft
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Step 4: Secure the roof

Roll the two sides of your card circle inwards to make a cone.

Once it’s the right size to fit on your paper cup glue, staple or tape the edges in place.

Glue the roof onto the paper cup.

You can make them light up in the dark by placing a battery operated tee-light underneath the cups!

 

You can make another fairy house and build up to a little fairy village!

 

Fairy house craft - make your own fairy houses with this fun kids craft

 

 

Try out our Bun case ballerinas for more beautiful crafts.