Be ready for a lot of noisy fun!
Here is a balloon bongo, rice shaker & güiro all rolled into one…and really easy to make!
What you’ll need
- Some empty, clean cans
How to make it
- Make sure the tin has smooth edges. Put a small handful of rice into the empty tin can.
- Cut the end off the balloon and simply stretch over the end of the tin.
- Sew Secure the balloon with an elastic band…job done!
Use the chopsticks to play the edge of the tin like a güiro (Latin-American percussion instrument with parallel notches cut in one side. It is played by rubbing a stick or tines along the notches to produce a ratchet-like sound).