Something many of you might like – A great craft project recycling plastic bottles by OddSox
Things you will need to make a windmill or pinwheel from a standard plastic soft drinks bottle:
Try and choose a sunny, windy day and make your windmill outdoors.
1 x 330ml plastic soft drinks bottle
sharp knife to cut through plastic (e.g. scalpel)
thick wire and a tool to cut it with
metal skewer or similar for making a hole through plastic plus a hammer – or better still a drill
acrylic paints or nail polish
beads and sparkly sequins
WHAT TO DO:
Begin by using the sharp bladed knife to make an inicision in the bottom of the bottle, then use the scissors to cut all the way around. If your cutting is a little uneven like mine just trim the edges afterwards.
Now use the scissors to cut 4 evenly spaced sails along the body of the bottle – leave approximately 3 inches uncut – you…
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