How to make a foam flag
Get yourself in the mood for the Olympics with this simple to make flag.
Below is a great tutorial created by Cutfoam who offer foam cut to size.
You will need:
1 sheet of blue foam
1 sheet of red foam
1 sheet of white foam
Take sheet of white foam. Mark lines halfway along length and width.
Use width of a ruler to make a cross. Don’t worry about pencil lines at this stage as we are working on the back.
Add diagonal lines as shown.
Cut out the triangles.
Place white foam shape on red foam sheet as a guide and draw around it.
Draw in the shaded areas and then cut them out.
Place white shape on blue foam sheet and glue down.
Place red shapes on top of white and glue down.
Trim any overhanging bits from around the edges and insert wooden skewer through one edge of the flag.
This tutorial was brought to you by Cutfoam a family business who specialise in cushion foam
Let us know in the comments if you try this at home – we’d love to see photos!