Paper Sculpture

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Paper Sculpture
Total Time 1 to 2 hours Ages school-age

Inspired by artist Alexander Calder, these easy-to-make building pieces provide endless play for burgeoning art-chitects.

What you'll need

  • Colored card stock or scrapbook paper
  • Scissors

How to make it

  1. Cut free-form shapes of varying sizes from colored card stock or scrapbook paper (ours measure 3 to 5 inches wide and 3 to 8 inches long).

  2. Snip two to four 1-inch slits into the sides of each shape. Build a sculpture by interlocking the pieces along the slits.

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