FRUIT BASKET

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THIS IS A SIMPLE PROJECT FOR A DRAMATIC EFFECT.

MATERIALS:

BASKET, STYROFOAM, BAMBOO SKEWERS, TOOTH PICKS, PLASTIC WRAP

GRAPES, STRAWBERRIES. PINEAPPLE, BLUEBERRIES,  2 BUNCHES PARSLEY SPRIGS

MELON BALLER OR LARGE FLOWER SHAPED COOKIE CUTTER

DIRECTIONS:

COVER A STYROFOAM BALL OR FLORAL SQUARE FROM THE FLORAL DEPARTMART IN A CRAFT STORE WITH PLASTIC WRAP.

WASH AND DRY FRUITS.

SLIDE GRAPES ON A BAMBOO SKEWER

THEN A STRAWBERRY USING CAUTION NOT TO GO ALL THE WAY THROUGH.

CUT OFF OUTER PORTION OF PINEAPPLE AND CUT INTO 1/2 INCH SLICES

USE A COOKIE CUTTER ( I USED A MELON BALLER AND KITCHEN SCISSORS) TO CUT PINEAPPLE INTO FLOWER SHAPES

USE A SMALL PIECE OF TOOTHPICK TO SECURE BLUEBERRY AS THE FLOWER CENTER

PLACE IN BASKET AND ADD PARSLEY SPRIGS TO HIDE STYROFOAM.