-Making an elf house. This is for Santa's elves. You'll need a clean paper ½ gallon milk or juice carton, a brown grocery bag, glue, a paint brush, paper plate or bowl for holding glue, scissors,
natural objects like pinecones, acorns, pine needles, moss, leaves, bark.
Directions: Wash and dry the carton, inside and out. Cut the brown bag and wrap the carton in it tightly. Use glue to hold the paper to the carton. Let it dry. Make a door for the elves, windows, a chimney, singles or window boxes. Now head outside for all your construction and decorating needs collecting things on the ground. Glue them onto the house. Secure it in a nearby tree. Check your elf house for notes from Santa, and leave notes for him in return which the elves can deliver.
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