Natural Shells Butterfly

With this delightful craft, you can transform ordinary natural shells into beautiful butterflies, each one as unique as the shells themselves. Using simple materials and your imagination, you can explore the beauty of nature while creating stunning works of art.

Natural Shells Butterfly

Skill Level


Time to Make

30 mins

Adult Supervision Needed


How to Make

  1. Firstly, print out the template and stick the template in the centre of the canvas.
  2. Then, stick the hessian on top. You should be able to see the template through the hessian.
  3. Stick the shells within the butterfly template with a turret shell in the middle.
  4. Lastly, repeat the same shell pattern on the other side of the butterfly.
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Top Tip

Work on one side of the butterfly at a time.



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