Something that is good to try when you aren’t feeling very creative is to go back to kid crafts.
I decided I wanted to make a little animal with one, and that it would be an owl.
How to Make a Cardboard Roll Animal
I pressed the top edges toward each other to make the ear shapes on the sides.
I added a nose and a body with wings, and doodled scallops everywhere.
You could add googly eyes, craft feathers, felt, paint or anything else you wanted.
Of course you don’t have to make an owl, either. I found this board on Pinterest that, as of this writing, had 102 cardboard tube crafts, so pick one that suits your fancy or use an idea as a jumping off point for something you want to make.
This is a simple but fun craft idea you can do with your kids and try over and over making all sorts of animals and other creations.
If you make a cardboard roll animal, I’d love to see it! Tag me on Instagram with #ourdailycraft.