Egyptian Mobile

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These Egyptian shapes look great when hanging from a mobile. Decorate your Egyptian shapes any way you please!

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Suitable for…

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

Idea Features
Idea Features

  • Step 1

    Use pencil, paint or markers to colour in your Egyptian shapes.

  • Step 2

    These Egyptian shapes can be decorated in a number of ways. You could use glitter or gems to add a touch of sparkle!

  • Step 3

    Using a hole punch cut holes in each of the cardboard shapes.

  • Step 4

    Use a hot glue gun to join four wooden dowels in a ‘T’ shape. Adult supervision is recommend when using a hot glue gun.

  • Step 5

    Tie twine around the join to give your mobile more stability.

  • Step 6

    Tie a length of twine to the end of each of the dowels and one around the middle join. These will hang your Egyptian shapes. Use glue to hold the twine in place.

  • Step 7

    Thread your decorated shapes onto the bottom of the twine. Tie the twine around the shapes to hold them in place.

  • Step 8

    Tie twine to each top end of the mobile and tie them together. This will allow you to hang your mobile.


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Cost of all materials
$29.67 (inc GST)
$26.97 (ex GST)
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