Toys need not to be expensive for our kids to enjoy and this DIY Ferris Wheel Toy Made Out of Recycled Material that we will feature today will make you think again with your decision in buying toys for your tots. Yes! It would be a great relief and some sort of achievement for us parents if we were able to buy our kids the newest and probably the most expensive toy we can afford for them. However, would it be even better if we were able to give our tots the same fun and excitement playing the new toy they have while developing the artistic side of them and most of all able to help save the environment through recycling used items as main materials?
This DIY Ferris wheel toy made for toys have fun is made from used cardboard. The maker draws a circle on it using a plate and divide it into 8 like an even pizza slices. Using am art knife, the maker cut the triangles out and finally the circle.
The base of the Ferris wheel is a folded rectangle cardboard forming a standing triangle making the base secure. Then the wheel is tucked using something that will hold the wheel and allow it to turn at the same time.
The gondola in this project is made of candy mold. However, you can also use a cupcake cup or coffee cup for a sturdier gondola. In attaching the gondolas, you can use the same material you use in tucking the wheel so it will also turn freely as you turn the wheel.
After a successful assembly of the DIY an eco-friendly Ferris wheel, you can decorate it with some paint for an added beauty. Now you can stuff the gondola with whatever you want. This could be a great party item too, a cupcake holder maybe? We can try it though. This DIY Ferris Wheel Toy Made Out of Recycled Material will not only let your child enjoy a new toy but will also help reduce waste and minimize the mountains of landfills the world has.
Source: Estefi Machado