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Turn the junky magazines into works of art
I need to come up with a craft for crafty night and since I had all these magazine strips for another project. I came up with this.

Posted by Rosie1981 from United States • Published See Rosie1981's 5 projects »
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  • How to make a paper model. Recycled Magazine Ornaments - Step 1
    Step 1

    Cut the magazine pages into 1-1/2 inch strips.

  • How to make a paper model. Recycled Magazine Ornaments - Step 2
    Step 2

    Glue two strips together to make one long strip.

  • How to make a paper model. Recycled Magazine Ornaments - Step 3
    Step 3

    Roll the tube with a pencil but don't get it stuck. Glue the end to hold the tube in place. Flatten the tube.

  • How to make a paper model. Recycled Magazine Ornaments - Step 4
    Step 4

    Follow step three to make more tubes. Roll the tubes (like quilling) to make shapes (use small dabs of glue to hold the shapes in place)
    Start adding small amounts of glue to the shapes and fit into your basic shape. Use the bobbie pins to hold it in place.

  • How to make a paper model. Recycled Magazine Ornaments - Step 5
    Step 5

    All done. Now use a needle or pin to make a small hole and add thread to hang. Let me know if you have any questions.

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Heidelish
Heidelish · Stavanger, Rogaland, Norway · 19 projects

Really creative!

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KMOM14
KMOM14 · Fort Wayne, Indiana, US · 368 projects

Great way to upcycle an old magazine in to cute, creative Christmas ornaments.

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Kitty
Kitty · Okotoks, Alberta · 12 projects

love it!

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Creativemind
Creativemind · Tuscaloosa, AL, United States · 116 projects

Very cute. I have wanted to try quilling in the past, but never got around to it. This is inspirational, so thanx!!

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