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Kids driving you crazy? Settle them down with the fun and easy art projects in this craft ideas for kids video series from Howcast.
You Will Need
- Glue or thread and needle
- Fabric markers and paints
- Reflective tape
Get out your old backpack or purchase a new or used one.
Go to your local craft store or look through your household junk drawer and gather accessories that fit your style. Look for beads, pins, patches, bracelets, buttons, or jewels.
Attach your desired accessories to your backpack with glue or a thread and needle.
Add some of your artistic flair with fabric markers and paints.
Add keychains, a bell, a whistle, or a compass to your zipper pulls.
Add reflective strips
Catch someone's eye by attaching reflective strips onto your backpack.
Show off the ones you love by attaching some favorite pictures to the fabric and pockets. Now go ahead and use your creativity to help your friends customize their backpacks, too!