Dream Big Castle
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Dream Big Castle

Create this awesome castle using Project Bricks made of STYROFOAM™ brand foam. You can assemble them any way you want, cut them to any size you want, change them into different shapes and paint them different colors.

Courtesy of the Michaels Design Studio.

Age Range: 9-12
Craft Time: 60+ minutes
Messy Rating:
1 2 3 4 5
Uses Recycled Items: No
 
 
 
 
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 Aleene's® Turbo Tacky Glue®, small

Aleene's® Turbo Tacky Glue®

 20in x 30in x 1/2in White Foam Board, small

20in x 30in x 1/2in White Foam Board

 

Material List

  • FloraCraft® Make It Fun Project Bricks
  • Aleene’s® Quick Dry Tacky Glue
  • Elmer’s® Foam Board
  • Creatology™ Construction Paper
  • Creatology™ Pom Poms
  • Scissors
  • Boxes – Sizes of Choice
  • Paper Towel Tubes
  • Low Heat Glue Gun and Glue Sticks
  • Tape
 

Project Instructions

Collect a couple of boxes to use as the shape of the castle.

With help from an adult, cut out a door or two from the box.

With help from an adult, hot glue on “low temp” or tape the boxes together.

Begin to glue the Styrofoam® bricks to the boxes. Cover entire boxes.

Use paper towel tubes for towers to the castle.

Cut out paper accents from construction paper and glue to the foam blocks.

Add pom poms to towers if desired.

Cover foam board with green construction paper and glue castle to the foam board.

Let dry.

Craft Notes

Adult supervision required.