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How To Make A Boxtroll Part 2: The Finished Product!

How to build Sparky the Boxtroll


Guys we did it! We finished our Boxtroll!


Remember when I showed you a sneak peak of how to make a Boxtroll for The Boxtrolls movie and sweepstakes? We’re so happy to be done, now we can enter the Build A Boxtroll Movie Sweepstakes!


Sparky the Boxtroll


This was such an easy craft, my daughter ended up falling asleep so I know she”s gonna be excited to see it in the morning! We decided to build Sparky, a quiet, yet strong boxtroll who is know for wearing his welding goggles. He has a “nigh voltage” marking on his box, I ended up breaking out markers to try to get all of the detail on the box.


Sparky the Boxtroll Craft


I drew on his goggles, nose, mouth, and facial expressions and cut a little tip of the pipe cleaner to use as his hair. I also ended up trimming the head a bit to fit the box body a little better, then used those scraps to make the ears, taping them on the inside.



Visit this page for the first part of this craft, How To Build A Boxtroll



Build Your Own Boxtroll and Enter The Sweepstakes!


Enter the Build a Boxtroll sweepstakes for a chance to win an all expenses paid trip for four to The Boxtrolls movie premiere in Los Angeles! To enter, create your own Boxtroll, you can visit this page for a few examples.

Take a photo of your creation and share it on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram with the #BuildABoxtrollSweeps hashtag to enter, the Boxtrolls team will be looking at all of the social posts and The Boxtrolls Sweepstakes page. No purchase is necessary, you must be 18+ years old and reside in the 50 U.S. States and District of Columbia to enter. The contest is going on NOW and ends September 5, 2014. Official rules. 



The Boxtrolls, In Theaters September 26!




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