Bug hunt crafts for kids: DIY bug net
Jul 12, 2013
Catch bugs on a backyard bug hunt
Backyard bug hunting has never been more fun! Take advantage of those plentiful summer pests and entertain the kids with a backyard bug hunt, complete with a DIY bug net!
What you'll need:
mesh produce bag
8-inch plastic embroidery hoop
1/2-inch wooden dowel
colored wire What you'll do:
Loosen the screw on the embroidery hoop, and remove the center ring.
Wrap the mesh produce bag around the center ring, then slide it back in the outer ring and re-fasten the screw.
Trim away any excess mesh fabric.
Wrap colored wire around the end of a wooden dowel, then use the wire to attach the dowel to the embroidery hoop to make a handle.
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