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Tissue Paper Basketball

This tissue paper creation makes a great wall decoration for the kid who is into basketball. If you have leftover orange tissue paper from gifts or decorations, it’s already crumpled and half way there.


Basketball Pattern:Right and Left
Index Paper
Tissue Paper in Assorted Colors
White Glue


Click on Printables and print patterns on index paper. Line up left and right patterns, trim and tape together. Cut tissue paper into 1½" squares. Crumple each piece into a tight ball. Dip into white glue and place onto pattern. Continue crumpling and gluing down pieces until the entire pattern is filled.

This kids craft reprinted courtesy of MakingFriends.com.

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Katie is the writer and creator of View From The Fridge. She is also the mom to two adorable little boys (and another baby on the way), and wife to a great guy! She loves to craft, decorate, dream up projects for her home, and she’s learning to love to cook (though not there quite yet). She started View From The Fridge in the fall of 2013. Katie also enjoys coffee, a good glass of wine or beer (when she’s not expecting!), running, and anything outside. She lives in Minnesota and takes full advantage of the wonderful (but short) summer season outside with her family.

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