We’re going to learn how to turn our normal neighborhood into a magical kingdom!
You are going to need boxes, glue, scissors, something to color with, and any paper or junk lying around
Take a walk around your neighborhood and draw out a map of what you see
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Now list all the things you wish were in your neighborhood. It could be anything from an arcade to mermaids in your local pond.
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Find a board or large piece of paper when you get home. This will be your big map of your neighborhood.
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Decorate and map out the walk you took on the big board.
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Tip: place a book or something heavy on the corners if you paint. This will stop the surface from curling.
Don’t be scared to make it colorful and pretty:)
Draw some rectangles and squares on the inside of thin boxes to start creating the things you listed earlier. These are a good basis for buildings.
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If your comfortable, try experimenting with different shapes.
Use junk or cut out squares and rectangles for doors and windows
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To make a roof, cut out half circles and triangles to attach to the top of your buildings.
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Remember to decorate and make your neighborhood kingdom colorful
To make your buildings stand up, cut out a triangle wedge and use a powerful glue or tape to attach it to the back of your buildings.
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Place your neighborhood improvements where you want them on the board and take a picture!
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Now you have your dream magical neighborhood!
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