Hello, my little creative bees. We have a special animal craft for you today. Let’s make paper camel craft corner bookmarks.
In today’s craft tutorial, we will take on a step-by-step tutorial on how to make a paper camel craft with paper and easy printable cutouts.
These paper camels craft ideas are not only fun to make but also they serve a good purpose. You can use these crafts for school and home. If you love to read books these will surely come in handy for you.
Paper Camel Craft Corner Bookmark For Book Lovers
List of Supplies:
- Colorful construction papers.
- Colorful Craft Papers.
- Origami Craft Papers.
- Marker Pens.
Download Free Templates For Paper Camel Craft:
Paper Camel Craft Easy Instructions:
To make your paper camel craft make sure you have gathered the listed supplies.
Step One: Prepare The Paper Camel Craft Cut Outs:
First, you need to select what colors you want your paper camel crafts to be. Use various shades of brown and mustard colors for the body base. Select colorful colors for the saddle.
Step Two: Assemble The Paper Canel Craft Pieces:
Attach the legs and neck with the body base.
Then, glue the camel’s mane on the head. Glue the tail on the back.
Glue the paper camel’s head with the neck.
Glue the saddle base to the body base.
Attach the small décor/pompom/tassel patterns along the round-bottom side of the
Glue the saddle border along the bottom side of the saddle.
How To Make An Origami Corner Bookmark:
Step One: Making The Guidelines
Start with a square sheet of paper. If your paper is rectangular, fold one corner diagonally to create a square and trim off the excess paper.
Fold the paper diagonally in half to form a triangle. Make sure the edges align neatly, and crease along the folded edge.
Fold the triangular piece in half and open the fold to create a crease it’ll work as a guideline.
Take the bottom-left corner and bring it downwards to the bottom point and fold it along the crease line in the middle.
Take the right corner and bring it downwards and fold it there.
Step Folding and Making The Bookmark:
Open the folds.
Take the top point from the upper part, bring it upwards, and fold it along the diagonal creases.
Then, take the left point downwards again.
Then, take the right point downwards again.
Tuck in the right upper flap inside the pocket.
Similarly, tuck in the left upper flap inside the pocket.
Glue the paper camel craft on the origami bookmark to finish making you paper camel craft origami bookmark.
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Learn Amazing Facts About Camels:
01: Where do camels live?
Camels can survive in some of the harshest environments on Earth. They are mainly found in the arid regions of Africa and Asia. Here are some specific places where camels usually live:
The Sahara Desert in Africa is home to the dromedary camel, also known as the Arabian camel. These camels are well-adapted to the extreme heat and scarcity of water in this desert.
You can also find camels in The Gobi Desert, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, and Oman. Both dromedary and Bactrian camels can be found in this region.
Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan, are also home to wild camels.
02: What are the camel’s physical features?
Camels are large animals, adult male camels can reach up to 6 to 7 feet (1.8 to 2.1 meters) at the shoulder. They can reach an overall length of 9 to 11 feet. Adult females are slightly smaller in size.
One of the unique features camels have is their humps. Some species of camels have 2 humps and some have 1.
Camels have long legs that help them travel through sandy and harsh lands. They also have long necks as well.
Camels have a thick coat of hair that helps protect them from the extreme temperatures of their habitats.
03: What do camels eat? Camels are herbivores, which means they eat plants. Their diet primarily consists of desert vegetation, which allows them to survive in excessively dry environments.
Camels are specially adapted to consume tough and thorny desert plants, such as thistles, bushes, and dry grasses. They can eat plenty of plants that are difficult for other animals.
Camels are capable of eating leaves, stems, and twigs of plants. They have very strong lips and teeth that help them eat. Camels have the ability to eat cacti, including the prickly pear cactus. Camels also eat seeds, pods, and fruits from desert plants. One of the most fascinating facts about camels is that they can go for a long time without food, they can store fat in their humps which helps them like an energy reserve. They can also conserve water in their body.
04: Are camels friendly? Domesticated can generally be friendly and gentle if they are properly trained and handled by experienced caretakers. Dromedaries and Bactrian camels are often raised by humans. For thousands of years, camels have been used as working animals.
05: How do camels help humans? Camels have played a crucial role in human travel and transportation, particularly in arid regions where other forms of transportation may be limited. Camels have helped people and still do when traveling through sandy harsh lands. Camels are very strong they can carry heavy loads. Their strong muscles help to bear weight. camels have historically been used to transport items such as food, water, textiles, and valuable trade goods.
Hope you have enjoyed making this craft with us.