Make a Grasshopper from a Plastic Straw

Now I’m not sure why you would need to make a grasshopper out of a plastic straw, but it is certainly fun that you can! 

The how-to tutorial starts with a brief history on where and why grasshoppers were made, and then dives right into the step by step instructions with great images and diagrams to walk you through the process. 

There are 16 steps in total, and you’ll need the following supplies: plastic straws and a pair of scissors.

If you liked this tutorial you can also check out how to make a shrimp or a bird out of plastic straws at the very bottom of the tutorial.

This might be a really fun activity to do with kids on snow days where it is too blustery to go outside!


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