Here are step by step instructions (19 steps) with pictures showing how to create a pipe cleaner (chenille stem) tree frog. This is a 5 hour project for intermediate level builders. You can make most types of frogs using these instructions by making some minor adjustments and changing the coloring, for example a poison dart... Continue Reading →
This easy pipe cleaner (chenille stem) spider can be made in about 20 minutes. It does not require any wire cutter. Here are the step by step instruction on how to create it. Start with 8 blue pipe cleaner and bend them all in half. Put one blue pipe cleaner on each side of a... Continue Reading →
Start the two parts of the body (the carapace and abdomen) by creating two circles and two pinched ovals. Connect the two ovals at the point and bend them slightly outward in the middle to make it three dimensional. Connect the two circles parallel to each other about 1 cm apart. Squeeze the... Continue Reading →
Start with 8 red pipe cleaners and bend them all in half. Twist each one several times until they are tightly coiled. Group them all together with the same orientation (folded end on one side and the pointy ends on the other). Wrap a black pipe cleaner around the pointed end side of the bunch.... Continue Reading →
Start by creating the legs. They will be created in pairs by folding 2 black pipe cleaners in half. Then put them together with the rounded edge out and leave a little bit of extra space at each end. Twist them together. Create 4 of these pairs of legs. Take one pair of legs... Continue Reading →
This pipe cleaner (chenille stem) turtle will take less than 1 hour to build and is very easy to construct.
This pipe cleaner spider is an easy project that should take less than 1 hour. You will need around 6 red and 10 black pipe cleaners (chenille stems). A wire cutter is also necessary for this animal. Start by folding 4 red and 2 black pipe cleaners in half and cutting them in the middle,... Continue Reading →