Lego Print Wrapping Paper

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 Average Jane Crafter’s mad-for-Legos son had a Lego-themed birthday party this weekend.  My kids and I wanted to do something special to wrap his presents.  I am never happy with the choices for buying wrapping paper at the store.  I prefer plain paper that I can decorate myself.  We used brown wrapping paper, Crayola poster paints, and Duplo Legos to make this printed paper.  In order to make the print, we first put paint on the top of the lego to make the circle print.  To make the block portion of the print, we flipped the Lego over and printed the outer square “on top” of the circles. 

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Square Lego Print Side

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Circle Lego Print Sidelego-present

Lego-wrapped Legos!


My son made a short video how-to.

16 thoughts on “Lego Print Wrapping Paper

  1. What an incrediable, wonderful, clever, inexpansive idea. Thank you, thank you, thank you.

  2. That is so cool! I saw this on Craft. What a fun idea. I might have to use this for my husband’s birthday as well. =) I’d love to link to this post if you didn’t mind!

  3. this is awesome! I love it , we have been potato printing around my house and I bet my burger would love this idea.I love all your pretty skirts too! Thanks for stopping in and commenting over at belle and burger

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