Money is one of the most precious things in the world. Without money you cannot survive these days and saving it means a lot. When it comes to saving then today’s saving is tomorrow’s earning and to develop this habit of saving it is very important that we should teach our children the habit of saving from their childhood. So they can understand the value of money and spend it wisely. So lets develop their this habit by gifting them a piggy bank and, if that piggy bank is homemade than nothing can be better than that.
So Let’s Learn How To Make Your Own Piggy Bank By Using Plastic Bottles Simply
Empty plastic bottle (should be wide), scissor, glue, pink color paper, transparent tape, cutter, paintbrush and poster colors.
Using a single plastic bottle –
Remove any cover from over the surface of plastic bottle if any and clean it properly. Prefer to choose a bottle with wide diameter.
Make A Slit
Cut a slit from the middle way of the plastic bottle using the cutter. Just stay careful in doing this step as the cutter is very sharp. Make sure that the slit is of proper size and there should be no problem or obstruction is putting currency notes or coins.
Cover The Surface
Now cover the flat surface of the plastic bottle with the help of colored paper and glue and allow it to stick properly for few minutes.
Make A Face
Use some beads to make the eyes and nose of the piggy bank use glue to stick them. You need to show your creativity on this step by offering the bottle a cartoon like face or of some animal that interests kids.
Color the piggy
Color the rest of the part of the piggy bank according to your creativity to add a realistic effect. Your piggy bank is ready to use. You can even make a big rectangular shaped cut for the ease of taking out money without any extra efforts to take that money just stick that part with the help of transparent tape.
Using two plastic bottles
Take empty bottles
Take two empty plastic bottles and clean them properly.
Make A Slit
Just cut the lower part of the bottle 4-5 inches and do the same with other bottle and cut the slit on the lower part of a single piece using cutter.
Glue The Bottles
Using glue stick the two open parts of plastic bottle and allow it to stick properly for few minutes then using the transparent tape stick the two parts together for extra strength.
Wrap The Colored Paper
Stick the color paper to the surface of the bottle with glue and allow it to stick properly. Make sure that the final product should look pretty. This is why, use very attractive color for wrapping the bottle.
Paint The Piggy
With the help of poster colors and paint brush, paint the piggy bank and, you can stick beads to make eyes and nose or you can paint them too. Cut and extra slot to take out money in need you can stick that slot with transparent tape.