|This Jacob’s Ladder paper craft scene with it’s curved sky and layered clouds allows the child to look at the image from a variety of angles. Peering down through the clouds from heaven or up from the ground through Jacob’s eyes.|
|To make this craft you will need a pair of scissors, some glue, and some packaging card. no need to print this on thicker paper or card as you will need to back it anyhow.
Choose your template:
For printing with colour PDF – 1 page
For printing with no colour PDF – 1 page
|Add colour if printed without and then cut out all the pieces.|
|Fold the tabs on Jacob and the stone backwards|
|Glue Jacob onto the background avoiding the dotted boxes.|
Add glue to the tab on the stone and also the top of the stone.
Stick the stone to Jacobs head and then attach the tab to the base. – Jacob should be laying down but not totally flat.
|Gently crease the tab on the small cloud so it does not lay flat.|
|Attach the small cloud to the background piece avoiding the dotted box.|
|Fold the tabs on the ladder. The end that splits had folds going in opposite directions.|
|Attach the base of the ladder besides Jacob in the dotted boxes on the template.|
|Attach the top of the ladder to the top of the scene.|
Your creation is complete.
Turn it round and talk about how the angels saw it and how Jacob saw it?