Strike Up the Band and start the Parade! Everyone can join in the fun with their own baton made from this FreeKidsCrafts original project.
Long Paper Tube from Gift Wrap
Red, White and Blue Colored Tape
Red and White Curling Ribbon
InstructionsWrap red tape around the tube at one end. Wrap a stripe of white tape next to it. Then a stripe of red. Continue alternating colors until you have about ten stripes. Repeat for other end. Wrap the remaining area in the middle with blue tape. Cut ten pieces red and white curling ribbon about 2' long. Curl using the end of a scissor. Tape or glue inside one end. Repeat for the other end. Stick on stars in the blue section.
These projects are created by Terri, Betty, Jamie or one of the talented staff members at MakingFriends.com. They have been created exclusively for publication on FreeKidsCrafts.com with supplies you'll be able to find around your house.