Cup and Ball Cow


All you need is a polystyrene ball and a paper cup, some paints and scraps of craft foam - and the kids can put together this gorgeous cow. I can see a whole "field" of them on display!

Cup and Ball Cow

You will need:

  • White polystyrene ball (we used an old playpit ball painted as an alternative)
  • Paper cup
  • White acrylic paint
  • Black acrylic paint
  • Pink, white and black craft foam
  • Wiggle eyes
  • Black marker
  • Glue


  • Glue the ball to the base of the cup.
  • Paint the cup and ball white and leave to dry.
  • Paint black splodges over the cow.
  • Cut a nose from pink foam.  Draw on nostrils with a black marker.
  • Cut two ears from black foam and two horns from white foam.
  • Glue the eyes, ears, nose and horns to the cow.

Cup and ball cow - photo 2


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