Monday, October 13, 2008

Music Craft: Bagpipes

Bagpipe Craft:

Materials Needed:

1. 4 paper towel rolls
2. 1 toilet paper roll
3. Brown paper bag
4. News paper
5. Tape or glue
6. String
7. Scissors
8. Construction paper


1. Glue or tape the rolls with construction paper.

2. Fill the paper bag with crumpled news paper.

3. Cut one of the paper towel rolls a little shorter for the blow pipe (the green colored tube was cut a little shorter.)

4. Glue or tape the blow pipe into the open end of the paper bag.

5. Poke a few hole in the toilet paper roll and insert the roll into the bottom end of the paper bag and secure with glue or tape. (As seen in photo.)

6. Make 3 diagonal slits on top of the paper bag for the other three paper towel rolls. Secure the rolls with glue.

7. Let the glue dry.

8. Drape the yarn around the 3 paper towel rolls as seen in photo.

9. Once the glue is dry hum into the blow pipe to play the pipes.

This great craft idea was from


Kaci said...

Oh wow that is way cool!

cathy said...

My son went through a phase where he was fascinated by bagpipes and desperately wanted one of his own. We'll have to do his craft so he can finally have his own!

m said...

I like it...very cool! Thanks for sharing!

mormonhermitmom said...

Okay, I've never seen that before! That's fun looking!

Tiffanie said...

Really fun craft!
And the piano video was very interesting.

Thanks for these posts!

Pecos Blue said...

That is just so great. We will have to save the stuff and try it!

Drea (Monkey Monkey Underpants) said...

Amazing, where do you come up with this stuff?

Michelle @ A Happy Heart said...

Wow, I've been away too long Andrea! these are so neat! thanks for sharing!

Tiaras and Tantrums said...

this is cute!

nopinkhere said...

What a cool, unique idea! We finally had a free morning and made some for ourselves. Thanks!

Hussey said...

Really i find the idea to be so innovative and relaxing that i was not able to resist it.