Owl Friends

If you've done any cardboard crafts at camp or in school, you may be familiar with this classic owl design! All it takes is a paper towel tube or toilet paper tube, some scissors or a hobby knife, googly eyes, and paint or markers!

Follow the images below and make your own!

Tree Time

You can also build a nice tree set for Minerva and friends! This one is made from some nice, thick 5-ply corrugated cardboard from a large shipping box.

Minerva has an affinity for cogs, so we'll decorate with plastic, gear-like "paddle wheels".

Poseable branches are joined to the trunk with Makedo Scrus.

You can make leaf clusters (also poseable) from paper cups and plastic pop rivets.

Have a look at these photos for inspiration!

Leaf Clusters

Branch Joints

Just Add Cogs!

This guide was first published on Jun 27, 2018. It was last updated on Apr 20, 2024.

This page (Bonus: Trees and Baby Owls) was last updated on Mar 08, 2024.

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