Outer Space Travelers

Outer Space Travelers craft

Who are your favorite astronauts-real or imaginary? Join their adventures with this collage from outer space!

  • 1.

    Find some pictures of astronauts---real or pretend. What space suits are they wearing? Why?

  • 2.

    Use Crayola® Twistables to draw several space travelers on a recycled brown paper bag. Include all of the items they might need to survive on a far-off planet. Cut out pieces with Crayola Scissors.

  • 3.

    Create a planet for your space traveler collage. Cut shapes from several colors of tissue paper.

  • 4.

    Cover your art area with newspaper. Mix equal amounts of Crayola School Glue and water with a Crayola Paint Brush. Cover a dark construction paper background with the glue mixture. Attach tissue paper shapes to the damp paper. Smooth the tissue paper in p

  • 5.

    Glue your space travelers to the collage background. Use Crayola Glitter Glue to add details such as stars and other planets. Dry.

  • 6.

    Create helmets and other space gear with decorative craft materials such as buttons or feathers. Glue on. Dry.