Craft Project Ideas - Styrofoam Bugs

Create Your Own Styrofoam Bugs

Skill Level: 1 of 5

What you need:

•   2 - Jiggly Eyes

•   Styrofoam ball

•   3 - Chenille, yellow, red & green

•   Foam Sheet, red

•   Paint, green

•   Scissors

•   Elmer’s Tacky Glue or Glue Gun (Adult supervision required when using a glue gun)


1. Paint the Styrofoam ball green and let dry.

2. To create the body of your bug, wrap a chenille stem around your finger to create a coil.

3. Cut chenille stems for feet and legs and twist them onto the body.

4. Push the body and antennae into you Styrofoam ball.

5. Glue on jiggly eyes and mouth.