If I were a bird enthusiast, this would be an awesome bird cage chandelier. I was thinking more along the lines of a hanging upsidedown bird cage (w/no birds, of course) with a few added lights & some dangling crystals & whoolah!
popping paint filled balloons on a canvas . put paint tape to cover the place to stencil, put paint filled balloons around canvas, pop with darts (slingshots?), let dry, use stencil to add silhouette - love it! Or do the crayon melting thing!
A rope bracelet - reminds me of making friendship bracelets back in the day. My right second toe used to go numb because I'd hook the end of the bracelet over it, and then knot embroidery floss for HOURS.