Rainy Day activity – Basket weaving

During our trip to a booksale, I found this basket weaving set made from craft foam. A fun rainy day activity. MilkyBar was really excited and it was a great project for him to practise his fine motor skills as well as his patience.

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Made from craft foam

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The instructions are hilarious and are of no help whatsoever 🙂

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Step 1: Insert the red vertical strips into the base to create the form of the basket

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Step 2: Weave the blue strips to form the basket

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Step 3: Decorate the handle with the stickers provided

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Step 4: Using the plastic needle, we did some threading to tidy the top part of the basket and to attach the handle

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All done!

Note: Please excuse the bare-bodied basket weaver 🙂 He claimed that he was feeling hot!

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