To make these butterflies, you will need some wooden clothespins and a package of paper handkerchiefs.

buterfly1Decorate the wings with felt-tip pens then run a wet brush over them. The felt-tip colors will blend together.


You can use just watercolor paints:


To make your butterflies dry faster, you can use a blowdryer. To make the feelers, roll a wet piece of colored paper handkerchief then glue it on the clothespin.

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See more crafty things to make with wooden clothespins:

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