How to make eva rubber fish for a children's aquarium

An aquarium It has always been the dream of many children, but sometimes we do not have the money or the space to take care of the fish. In this post I am going to teach you how to make some super easy fish and they are great to decorate a children's room, you can make them in many colors and decorate your room with a totally personalized mobile, mural or aquarium.

Materials to make the fish for an aquarium

  • Colored eva rubber
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Circular object or compass
  • Mobile eyes
  • Shape punching machines
  • Permanent markers
  • Straws
  • Skewer style wooden sticks

Procedure for making fish for an aquarium

  • To start you need two circles of eva rubber, mine are 6 cm in diameter.
  • If you don't have a circular object that size, you can use a compass.
  • Cut out the circles and put them one on top of the other.
  • Split for a little more than half and you will have the head of the fish.

  • Take one of the small pieces that we just cut out and put it as you see in the photo.
  • Draw a kind of heart that will be the fish's tail.
  • You need two equal pieces.
  • Now prepare 3 straws of the colors that you like the most.
  • Cut them in half.

  • Gently insert the straws into the skewer stick.
  • Leave a separation of about half a centimeter between one and the other.
  • Now put the head and tail on top and cut off the remaining piece of stick.

  • Once the pieces are glued on one side, turn it over and do the same from behind.
  • In the queue I'm going to do some details with gold marker.

  • A heart It will be the mouth, I have made it in red eva rubber.
  • Once the mouth is glued, I will put my eye on it.
  • Do not forget that you have to do it on both sides the same.
  • Make the details in the mouth with permanent markers.

  • To finish the fish we only have trim the body with some shape and voila.
  • You can make all the models you want using different colors.


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