Reusable Tote Bag

Decorate a canvas tote for your parents to use at the grocery store in place of plastic bags. Be creative and help the environment.

Photo: Mother and children with canvas bag


YOU WILL NEED

  • Canvas tote bag
  • Cookie cutters
  • Pencil
  • Fabric paint

HERE'S HOW

1. Lay the canvas bag flat.

2. Place a cookie cutter on the fabric and draw around it.

3. Paint the cookie-cutter shapes with fabric paint.

4. Allow paint to dry.

5. Give to mom or dad to use to use at the grocery store in place of plastic. Remember, bag the
[plastic] bag!

Text by Lyssa White
Photograph courtesy JupiterImages