How to Make a Paper Pineapple

How to Make a Paper Pineapple

How to Make a Paper Pineapple

We have been making a few paintings using pointillism as a technique. We usually use cotton buds, but this time we used the end of a wooden stick and the results looked amazing. First, download the printable here.

  • Paint the pineapple leaves with green paint and allow to dry.
  • With cotton buds or the end of a wooden stick, fill in the pineapple with yellow dots and allow to dry.

How to Make a Paper Pineapple

  • Cut 10 strips of yellow paper about 0.5 cm in width.
  • Cut out the painted pineapple leaves.

How to Make a Paper Pineapple

  • Add the first five strips diagonally across the pineapple.

How to Make a Paper Pineapple

  • Add the next five strips on the opposite diagonal across the pineapple.
  • Trim off the loose ends to tidy up the pineapple.

How to Make a Paper Pineapple

  • Glue the pineapple onto a coloured sheet of cardboard, leaving the top of the pineapple unglued.

How to Make a Paper Pineapple

  • Glue the pineapple leaves in layers, starting from the largest leaves to the smallest.
  • Glue the unglued top of the pineapple over the Pineapple leaves.

How to Make a Paper Pineapple

I hope you find dot art as much fun as we did!

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