Tuesday, September 8, 2009

How to make a Smiley Face Clock

  • Wood Base
  • Mechanism

  • Paint=Yellow,Red,Black and White

  • Paint Brush

  • Pencil

  • Hands

  • Maybe a protractor

  • Sandpaper


  1. Get a piece of wood and cut the shape of a medium circle. Ask an adult to help.

  2. Sand the edges of the wood to make them smooth.

  3. Ask an adult to drill a hole in the middle of the clock.

  4. Get the yellow paint and paint onto the wood as well try to paint the edges. Maybe you could add a bit of white paint it brightens it up. Let the clock dry.

  5. Paint anouther layer of the yellow and let it dry.

  6. Get a pencil and draw the nose,eyes and mouth. Draw a circle nose beneath the eyes in the middle. The eyes should be 8cm apart.

  7. Now paint the tongue Red as well as the nose. Let it dry.

  8. With the nose,eyes and mouth paint a thin line line around the nose, tongue, outside of the mouth and eyes and paint the pupil of the eyes. Let it dry.

  9. Now write the numbers on all way around the clock in pencil.Then go over top in black paint. Let it dry.

  10. Put the hands with the mechanism in the hole. You might need an adult to help you.

  11. Put a battery in the mechanism and there you have a clock.


1 comment:

  1. Wow this is a bright and cheerful clock. I like the look of your post too it's nice having different coloured text it makes it more interesting to read. I liked the way you added some tips to your instructions, that is helpful AG.