Toddler & Preschool Learning & play Mini makes: sparkly ice creams craft Get your toddler into the summer spirit by making these sparkly paper ice creams that look good enough to eat 1 of Ad break What you'll need Assortment of thick paints Cardboard Paintbrush Toothpick PVA glue Beads Glitter Step 1Using light brown paint, draw an upside-down triangle on your cardboard to create an ice cream cone. Step 2While the paint is still wet, use the other end of the brush to draw two lines across the top of the cone, and one across the bottom. Make sure to add lines going down the middle too. Step 3Mix white PVA glue with pale green paint to make a thicker mixture for the ice cream scoop. Paint a circle on top of the cone using a swirling motion. Continue slideshow > Step 4Grab a hand full of beads and scatter on the scoop to create sugar sprinkles. Step 5If you want to make the ice cream look slightly frosted, sprinkle on a thin layer of glitter. Shake off any excess. Step 6Using dark brown paint, draw a flake sticking out of the ice cream, and use a toothpick to create its wavy lines. Leave to dry. Why not try… using the basics of this craft to create all your little one’s favourite flavours? For more crafty fun......why not buy Summer Things to Make and Do (£4.99, Usborne). Read more... Mini makes: Olive the Owl kite craft Mini makes: Hobby Horse craft Mini makes: Walnut mice craft By Amanda Pauley Comments Daily deals from top retailers Latest on MadeForMums 14 internet and text slang terms every parent should know Mum breastfeeding between contractions - captured on camera This mum's adorable selfie with her toddler isn't what it seems Is it time to end the 'nightmare' of parents' evenings?