Making balloon with newspaper tubes

Weave from newspaper tubes balloon

Making balloon with newspaper tubes . Sounds good. Want to make a balloon ride. Not easily possible. Isn’t it?  Let us make a balloon with newspaper to decorate our indoor. It takes little time but is cute. A balloon with newspaper tubes will be the most attractive part in your home.

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Things we need are simple. Long sticks made of newspaper. (You can make it by rolling newspaper over a stick.  Colour it with paint. You can use different colours sothat your balloon look beautiful). A plastic dough and glue.

 

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Fix 4 sticks together with glue.

 

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Fix 4 more paper sticks in criss cross.

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Fix a stick on the top end of the vertically fixed sticks, as shown in the picture.

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Bend the newly fixed stick and complete a circle as shown.

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Place the sticks as shown in the picture and fix another stick inbetween.

 

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Weave the newspaper sticks

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Place the plastic/glass dough on its centre. 

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Arrange the newspaper sticks and clop it with the dough sothat you can do your work properly.

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Continue with the weaving process. You can extend the length of the sticks by fixing sticks at the end.

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Remove the dough when you are confident enough. Continue with the weaving.

 

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See this picture. I am sure that you have got the idea what this picture conveys.

 

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Your balloon part is finished. Now let’s move to the tail end.

 

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Bend the end portion of the stick inwards and fix it with glue.

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Now, here is your basket. The method is as same as we used for making balloon.

 

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Paint the balloon with paint. Finish with making a coat of varnish.

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Using jute thread you can hang your basket on your balloon.

 

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Look at the balloon. Its cute, isn’t it? Try it ang give your feed back.

 

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Courtesy: marrietta.ru