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Ideas for making a Snake for Chinese New Year?!

(8 Posts)
somewheresomehow Tue 29-Jan-13 14:05:45

theres this one , i t wiggles like the plastic ones used to smile

Startail Tue 29-Jan-13 12:24:22

double length add snake head and tail

DD did one like this with lolly sticks each end wiggled beautifully. Crossed strips wiggle in all directions, very snake like.

Houseworkprocrastinator Tue 29-Jan-13 12:07:46

paper plate snake

laptopwieldingharpy Tue 29-Jan-13 11:11:49

Basically just braid the 2 strands of paper and attach the head!
Traditionally done with banana/ palm leaves in my parts of the world but wont hold you to it!

laptopwieldingharpy Tue 29-Jan-13 11:09:18


tiggytape Tue 29-Jan-13 11:02:20

something like this

tiggytape Tue 29-Jan-13 10:58:35

A piece of string threaded with individual disks of decorated card or a cotton reel and thread it altogether at the end?

A long sock decorated with eyes and scales and forked tongue first then stuffed and stitched at the end?

mummatotwo Tue 29-Jan-13 10:55:31

The whole class has to make one ... Im clueless and not sure how to do this, from what materials etc... My DD is 9 so cant be too babyish...any ideas???

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