What you'll need
Pipe Cleaners, Wool, Card - Green Or Painted, Pen, Scissors, Plant Pots, Tissue Paper Or Pebbles
Twist 2 pipe cleaners together to form a longer length. Tie wool on to the end & start to wrap it.
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Wrap twice to cover fully then bend to your cactus shape.
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Twist the two ends together and tie on coloured yarn or fabric to make flowers.
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Or make a 3D card cactus. First draw & cut out a cactus shape
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Use it as a template to create another cactus and cut that one out too.
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Cut 2/3rds down from the top of the middle of one cactus.
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Cut a little more than 1/3rd up from the bottom of the other cactus.
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Draw on the cactus design - lines or needles.
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Slide the cactus card pieces together to make a 3D shape.
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You can also paint cardboard green and make a different shape cactus.
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Punch holes & insert yarn (tying a knot at the back or use tape) to make hairy cactus needles.
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Place pebbles or tissue paper to make soil around the base of your cactus in the pot.
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