Activity 90:   2D Paper Cloud

This lovely project can brighten up your home on a rainy day. We made this together in one of our online classes - you will see some great examples on our gallery page. 

You Will Need: 

  • Scissors

  • Pencil

  • Ruler

  • White paper

  • Pastel coloured paper

  • Thread

  • Glue stick


Step by step guide:


Draw your cloud onto the white paper by starting with a straight vertical line of 20 cm.

Now draw 3 shapes parts of a cloud on top of the line.


Now repeat that again and for a third time - choose which cloud you would like to use for your project.


Now draw 5-7 your rain drops onto the pastel paper. There are 2 ways of doing this: freehand or dot to dot. See photos.


Cut out each raindrop in a continuous line or from 2 different sides. See photos.


Attach each raindrop onto the tread (more than 1 raindrop can be glued onto 1 thread) with the glue. Attach each thread onto the back of the cloud.

Attach a thread onto the top back of the cloud and it is ready to be hung up!

If you make a paper cloud, please send us a photo!