Hanging Basket

  • Sheet of white construction paper
  • Scraps of red, pink and lavender construction paper
  • Red/White twine/yarn/ribbon
  • Markers/Crayons/Pencil Colors/Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Glue


Approximately 1 hour


Instruct students to:

  1. Fold white construction paper in half.
  2. Cut 2 circles.
  3. Cut various size hearts/flowers.
  4. Decorate the backs of the 2 white circles.
  5. Fold circles in half.
  6. Glue edges of one inside the other to form a basket.
  7. Punch holes at top of folds.
  8. Thread approximately 24”coordinating twine/ribbon/yarn through holes making a bow.


  • Use reverse colors.
  • Make larger circles.

Last Updated: 08/20/2013