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How to create toilet roll tube art

Got bored again? ๐Ÿ™Š The weather is bad outside and you just want to do something? โ˜” Let's recycle those tubes into beautiful art ๐ŸŒธ

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Gather all the  things you need \ud83d\udccc Let's start this. Uuuhhuuuu!! I'm excited. Are you? \ud83d\ude0b

Gather all the things you need ๐Ÿ“Œ Let's start this. Uuuhhuuuu!! I'm excited. Are you? ๐Ÿ˜‹

Paint your tubes, inside and out, and let them dry.

Paint your tubes, inside and out, and let them dry.

While you wait\u231b enjoy a drink\ud83c\udf79, because it's summer\u2600. I love tomato juice. I add a pinch of celery salt and voil\u00e0! Best drink ever \ud83d\ude1d

While you waitโŒ› enjoy a drink๐Ÿน, because it's summerโ˜€. I love tomato juice. I add a pinch of celery salt and voilร ! Best drink ever ๐Ÿ˜

Cut each colour in strips about 0.5 cm (0.19 in)

Cut each colour in strips about 0.5 cm (0.19 in)

I am making a flower pattern, so everything from now on is related to that. You can choose whatever pattern you want.

Glue the pieces to the colour paper to make the flowers. Let them dry a bit.

Glue the pieces to the colour paper to make the flowers. Let them dry a bit.

Cut the yellow strips in half and glue them together to make smaller petals. Glue the petals separately to the yellow paper.

Cut the yellow strips in half and glue them together to make smaller petals. Glue the petals separately to the yellow paper.

After the glue dried, cut the small petals from the paper.

After the glue dried, cut the small petals from the paper.

Glue the small petals in the middle of the bigger ones, and cut the flowers from the papers.

Glue the small petals in the middle of the bigger ones, and cut the flowers from the papers.

With the glue gun, glue the flowers to the painting.

With the glue gun, glue the flowers to the painting.

Add some green leafs and you are done \ud83d\udc4dSit back and admire your work \ud83d\ude4c Isn't it just lovely? \ud83d\ude18

Add some green leafs and you are done ๐Ÿ‘Sit back and admire your work ๐Ÿ™Œ Isn't it just lovely? ๐Ÿ˜˜

Other roll art that I made some time ago \ud83d\ude0d

Other roll art that I made some time ago ๐Ÿ˜

This was made with kitchen roll tubes \ud83d\ude1cSparkly \u2728

This was made with kitchen roll tubes ๐Ÿ˜œSparkly โœจ

  • Toilet paper tubes
  • Scissors
  • Paper glue
  • Glue gun and glue sticks
  • Colored paper (optional)
  • Water colors (or acrylic paint)
  • Paint brush
  • Old painting (or something you want to add it to)