Show up the other kids at school and bring your teacher a super-sized apple, well, paper-bag apple that is. Great project to do with the family or in the classroom. Create a festive apple using just paper-bag and some newspaper.
Make a paper-bag apple that will be in season all year long.
You Will Need
* Brown paper lunch bag
* Red paint
* Rubber band
* Green construction paper
* Green craft foam (optional)
* Green felt (optional)
Step 1: Paint the paper bag
Paint the paper bag red. Leave 2 inches from the top, open end of the bag unpainted, for the stem.
Step 2: Stuff bag with newspaper
Stuff the paper bag with newspaper to form an apple shape.
Step 3: Twist the top of the bag
Twist the top of the bag and secure it with the rubber band.
Step 4: Make three leaves
Cut three leaf shapes out of construction paper.
You can also use craft foam or felt.
Step 5: Glue the leaves
Glue the leaves to the stem.
Step 6: Allow to dry
Allow the leaves to dry. Don't forget, an apple a day keeps the doctor away.
It takes roughly 36 apples to make a gallon of apple cider.