Get the kids involved celebrating the Olympics by creating this Glowing Tealight Olympic Torch! So fun…it actually lights up! A great craft for the kids to make and have for the opening Olympic Ceremony – they could hold their own glowing torches as they watch! It’s easy to make and a creative toilet paper roll craft for the Summer Olympics and the next Winter Olympics.
Light-Up Olympic Torch
Very cool to see it glowing as it gets dark! Easy directions to turn off and on!
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Flameless Tea Light | Orange Cupcake Liners – I used the orange from this multi pack or you can use these plain orange cupcake Liners
First paint the toilet paper tube gold and let it dry. Then glue the cupcake liner onto the top of the tube.
Cut the yellow and orange tissue paper into approximately 5″ squares – you don’t need to be exact. I cut one corner of the tissue paper off and lined that edge up with the bottom of the tea light. That way it was not hanging over the bottom of the tea light.
Apply a little glue to the edges of the tea light and layer the tissue paper around the sides. I started and layered four yellow pieces of tissue paper then reapplied the glue and layered four orange pieces of tissue paper. Let dry. I also used the orange cupcake liners for this kids Turkey Craft. It’s super cute for Thanksgiving!
Then sit the tea light into the top of the cup. This way it is easy to take the tea light in and out of the torch making it easy to turn it off and on…saves on batteries! Win!!
Hope the kids enjoy make these Glowing Torches for the Summer Olympics or if they are more a fan of the Winter Olympics!
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