Reuse Plastic Bottles – Make A Kids Checkers Game


Recycled Bottles Crafts demonstrates how to reuse plastic bottles to make a kids checkers game.  This is a very simple and effective upcycling project that will keep the kids entertained for a while!

reuse plastic bottles collage

The materials and equipment that you’ll need to upcycle your bottles into a checkers game are shown below.

Materials
  • 24 empty plastic bottles
  • White and black acrylic paint
  • Large sheet of light coloured card /paper
  • Black card / paper
  • Red card / paper
  • White craft glue
  • Googly eyes
Equipment
  • Scissors
  • Paint brush
  • Marker pen
  • Hot glue gun
Did You Know?

11% of household waste is plastic, 40% of which are plastic bottles.  It is estimated that every UK household uses 500 plastic bottles each year.

courtesy of: www.plasticsrecyclingexpo.com


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