It’s never too early to go looking for treasure. And when you use our St. Patrick’s Day Cardboard Roll Binoculars Craft, you’ll have no trouble spotting the leprechaun that’ll guide you to your very own pot o’gold!
How fun are these leprechaun lookers, right? They’re the perfect crafty way to get excited for St. Patrick’s Day. Make the binoculars out of two cardboard rolls, use your creativity to decorate, then keep around your neck for quick leprechaun spotting!
Make St. Patrick’s Day Binoculars from Cardboard Rolls
To make our St. Patrick’s Day Cardboard Roll Binoculars Craft you will need 2 toilet paper size cardboard rolls, construction paper, pipe cleaners, items for decorating, a hole punch, string, a glue stick, hot glue, and scissors.
Cardboard Roll Binoculars Supplies Needed
- Cardboard rolls
- Construction paper – white, green, gold, etc.
- Pipe cleaners
- Paint pens or markers
- Hole punch
- Glue stick
- Hot glue
Leprechaun Lookers Step by Step Instructions
Begin with 2 toilet paper size cardboard rolls.
Cut construction paper to the size of the rolls. Glue or tape in place. Decorate the rolls as desired with paint pens, markers, or cut outs from paper.
Next, cut pipe cleaners to size around both ends of the covered roll. Use hot glue to secure in place.
And use hot glue to attach the rolls together. Press firmly until set.
Now, cut string, yarn, or ribbon to desired length for the lanyard.
Use the hole punch to make a hole in the outside top of each roll.
Tie the string through.
Your binoculars are now ready for leprechaun watching! Good luck on your search for treasure!
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More St. Patrick’s Day Craft Ideas
Need some leprechauns to look for with your binoculars? Check out our Paper Bag Leprechaun Craft, Craft Stick Felt Leprechauns Craft, the cutest Craft Stick Leprechaun Craft, and our Paper Plate Leprechaun Craft. And be sure to check out all of our fun St. Patrick’s Day crafts for kids at Our Kid Things!