Create Beetle Mania
Beetles have more described species than any other species of animal kingdom in the world - about 350,000 kinds! They are very important organisms, and your child is more than likely to find beetles, as well as other creepy crawlies, fascinating. Beetles come in many shapes and colors and make inspiring models for this craft project. Here's how your child can create his own beetles to paint and play with!
What You Need:
- Plaster of Paris (available at craft stores)
- Box of plastic spoons (at least 20 spoons)
- Craft sticks
- Plastic bowl for mixing the Plaster of Paris
- Acrylic paints