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Jim Averbeck
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TP Tube Dragon

It's official. I'm a Maker. I have the badge to prove it. My friend Dashka Slater (who wrote Dangerously Ever After) and I participated in the East Bay Mini Maker Faire. To celebrate the release of our books we created fire- breathing dragons from toilet paper tubes and "poisonous" amanita mushrooms from crepe paper and wax. I was in charge of dragons. Here's how to make a dragon like this from a toilet paper tube. The TP tube will have a seam that intersects the edge of the tube. Cut along…