A quick and easy school holiday project your kids can do / help you to make.


  • 1 toilet roll
  • paint, paintbrushes and a black texta
  • small lengths of coloured yarn


  1. Paint the toilet roll and set aside to dy.
  2. Once dry, make small holes around the base of the roll. Thread a small length of coloured yarn through each hold and secure with a knot.
  3. Paint a face and you're done!

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    • 17 Jun 2016
      8:26 pm

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  • This is such an easy craft too!


  • We made something similar to the toilet paper octopus but recycled empty yogurt containers. Pierced a hole in the top and hung them with thin elastic to bounce


  • Love toilet paper roll craft, we have a large supply of empty rolls my munchkin explas ‘we can use this for craft!’ And now we have some ideas


  • Great idea.. will give this a go.!! Thanks..


  • What a super cute craft idea!


  • Love all these recycle projects especially the sea animals


  • super cute and is going to keep the kids busy. Like Like!


  • What a fun idea to keep the kids occupied


  • aww this is too cute! always have plenty of toilet rolls too haha


  • Well that’s recycling in a great way! Also great use of wool. It looks good.


  • Yes perfect for empty toilet rolls


  • These are super cute and easy


  • Love this. So cute. I have everything I need too :)


  • Now I wish I had kept all thevtoilrt rolls
    What a great idea


  • These are so adorable we created them as a mobile for the bedroom.


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