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African Paper Plate Necklace

African Paper Plate Necklaces

This is one of our favorite African-themed projects. We love how they all turn out so differently! They are made using the outer rim of a large paper plate and they are inspired by the beaded necklaces of the Samburu Tribe.

African Paper Plate Necklaces

Supplies:  paper plates, paint, paint brushes, and scissors

African Paper Plate Necklaces

African Paper Plate Necklaces

Step one:  Cut a “v” shape out of the top of the plate.  Then cut along the inside circle.

African Paper Plate Necklaces

Step two:  Paint the plate in bright and fun African colors and designs.

African Paper Plate Necklaces

Step three:  Wear the necklace proudly! Maybe dance to some African music!

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