Make An Maypole Centerpiece

 

You Will Need:

A cardboard tube from a roll of paper towels

Heavy cardboard

Paint

Crepe paper in two or three colors

Some small stones

Flowers for decorating

A ruler

Scissors

Tacky glue

 

Step One - Cut a circle from heavy cardboard about 1 and 1/4 inches larger than the diameter of the cardboard tube.

 

Step Two - Glue the cardboard tube to the center of the cardboard circle. Let dry.

 

Step Three - Paint the cardboard tube and the cardboard circle. Let the paint dry.

 

Step Four - Cut 3 or 4 pieces of crepe paper the length of the tube. Cut the crepe paper in half length-wise. Glue the crepe paper strips to the top inside of the tube alternating colors.

 

Step Four - Put some small stones inside the tube to add some weight so that it will not tip over.

 

Step Six - Decorate the top of your Maypole with flowers and more crepe paper if desired. Enjoy!

 

A Quick May Craft - Make some paper cornucopias and fill them with flowers to give to friends and neighbors.

 

 

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