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3D Dandelions



  • ~ Yellow yarn
  • ~ Scissors
  • ~ Cardboard-cut into 4x4 inch squares
  • ~ Green pipe cleaners


  • Wrap the yarn around the square of cardboard about 100 times.
  • Gently slide the looped yarn off of the cardboard.
  • Tie and knot a short piece of yarn around the loop at its center.
  • Use a scissor to cut the loops on each end.
  • Fluff and shape the yarn.
  • Attach a green pipe cleaner around the center.
  • These make a fun prop to use while reading the "Dandelion Countdown."