Supplies: 
  • 1 cube-shaped tissue box
  • Construction paper (red)
  • Cardboard or cardstock paper
  • Popsicle sticks
  • White poster paint
  • Pencil
  • Crayons or markers
  • All-purpose white glue or tape
  • Ruler
  • Paintbrush
  • Safety scissors
Instructions: 
  1. Trace 6 squares onto the red construction paper with a pencil, using each side of the tissue box as a guide.
  2. Using safety scissors, cut out your paper squares.
  3. In the center of one square, draw a large oval (like the opening of the tissue box), and cut it out.
  4. Glue or tape the paper square with the hole onto the side of the tissue box with the opening - this will be the back door for your horse stable.
  5. Glue or tape the remaining paper squares onto the box until it's completely covered.
  6. Using white poster paint, draw a large "X" on to the bottom of the tissue box (opposite the stable door).
  7. Measure and trace a rectangle onto of a piece of cardboard or cardstock, 6 inches long by 4 1/2 inches wide.
  8. Cut out your rectangle and fold it in half lengthwise to create to a crease.
  9. To create the roof, glue a row of popsicle sticks onto each half of the cardboard. Let dry.
  10. Once the popsicle stick roof is dry, fold the cardboard at the crease, and glue or tape it to the top of your stable to make the shape of a triangle.
  11. Grab your toy horses, and corral them in to their stable. Giddy up!