Birdcage Birds

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These birds and birdcages are the perfect kind of pet for any household! They're beautiful to look at, make no mess and no sound! Get crafty and make yourself a birdcage bird – it'll “chirp” you up on any occasion...

Suitable for…

  • 3-5 years
  • 5-12 years
  • 12+ years
Group Size
  • Individual (1 child)
  • Small Group (4 children)
  • Large Group (20 children)

  • Step 1

    Cut out different shapes from the felt sheets to decorate your cardboard bird. Attach the felt shapes and stick to your bird using PVA glue.

  • Step 2

    Cut a semi-circle shape from adhesive glitter foam and use this to attach a few feathers to your cardboard bird to create wings.

  • Step 3

    Place a wiggle eye on your bird’s face. Attach with glue.

  • Step 4

    Punch a hole in the top of your cardboard bird.

  • Step 5

    Cut a long length of twine. Thread the twine through the hole in your bird and tie to secure. You now have a hanger for your bird.

  • Step 6

    Cut a long strip (4cm x 42cm) of cover paper.

  • Step 7

    Tape the strip of paper together to create the base for your birdcage.

  • Step 8

    Punch eight holes equally spread around the base of your birdcage.

  • Step 9

    Cut four long lengths of armature wire.

  • Step 10

    Thread and loop the ends of the armature wire through the holes in the base of your birdcage. This will complete the shape of your birdcage.

  • Step 11

    Tie the overlapping pieces of armature wire together with the length of twine at the top of your bird.


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Cost of all materials
$109.94 (inc GST)
$99.95 (ex GST)
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