How To Make A Heart Out Of A Gum Wrapper
A Step-by-step guide to making the perfect gum wrapper heart
Finished Product – Gum Wrapper Heart After Completion
Doesn’t our gum wrapper heart look perfect? Let’s get started!
Step 1: Get Some Gum
The first step is pretty self explanatory. You’re gonna need some gum to get started! Go down to your local corner store and buy yourself some gum. They’re as cheap as $0.10 USD.
Step 2: Unwrap & Lay Flat
Now that we’ve got our gum, unwrap it and lay the wrapper on a flat surface.
Step 3: Fold Gum Wrapper In Half, Long-Ways
Next, take the wrapper and fold it in half as seen in the image. See! Isn’t wrapping a gum wrapper easy!
Step 4: Fold To Middle Crease
Now create a fold to the crease you’ve just made in step 3. We’re getting closer to having out gum wrapper hearts!
Step 5: Fold Other Half To Middle Crease
Take the other half and fold it to the middle, like you did on the other side in step 4.
Step 6: Fold Corner – Gum Wrapper Heart Coming Soon!
Fold a corner of the gum wrapper to the middle, as seen in the photo.
Step 7: Fold All Corners – You’re Almost Done With Your Gum Wrapper Heart!
Fold the rest of the corners to the middle like you did in step 6.
Folding Hearts For Friends, Family, & Close Ones
Who would’ve thought folding hearts could be such a meaningful gift! We’d like to see what you’ve made. Get on Instagram and share you’re gum wrapper hearts!