Paper art DIY Project – Basket

In my earlier tutorial Paper Weaving – How to make newspaper tube we learned the basic skill for newspaper craft. Then we learned how to make a Hat.

Today we will learn how to create the small decorative basket which is use here

You need

  • Glue – I am using Aleene’s craft glue
  • 10 paper tubes
  • Craft Scissor
  • Paper flower
  • Brown acrylic paint colour for painting basket. You can choose any colour of your choice.

Step 1 – Glue the four newspaper tubes as shown in the figure

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Step 2 –  Take a paper tube, flatten it and start weaving around the sticks.

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Step 3 – Once you reach to the starting point, make a round around the tube and change the weaving pattern.

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Step 4– I used 5 paper tubes to weave around the main tubes. Once finished I have folded and secure the remaining tube back to the basket with glue. Trim the ends.

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After finishing It look like this

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Step 5 – Paint and decorate with paper or ribbon flowers.

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You can use small paper basket to decorate your paper art , doll house or even bookshelf !Don’t forget to share post with your friends.

If you have created something then share on our Facebook Page – Priticious , write to us or you are welcome to put your comments.

Happy Crafting!

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