Copyright August 2, 2004
Written Exclusively for ThePartyWorks.com
Buy character invitations from The Party Works.
Make your own using stickers or clip art.
Make a cutout of a sun using yellow cardstock. Put a picture of your child in the middle of the sun. Write party details on the back.
Decorate using the Teletubbies colors: yellow, red, green and purple. Use the colors for streames, balloons, tablecovers, and party supplies.
Or use character party supplies.
Cover tables in green table covers.
Use small plush bunnies for decorations. Tie a cluster of balloons to the bunnies. You can find a good deal on plush bunnies right after Easter.
Or tie a cluster of balloons to a Teletubbie doll.
Decorate with pinwheels around the party area.
Use a big mylar balloon in the shape of a sun.
Or have a pic of sun with your child's face in the center enlarged to hang on the wall.
Enlarge pictures of the characters and set up around the party area.
Cover a small square box in solid colored paper. Cut a square out of a sheet of mylar paper and glue this onto the center of the front of the box to make a Teletubbie TV.
Make a sheet cake and decorate with a cake topper or Teletubbie toy figures.
Sun cake. Bake and frost a round cake with bright yellow icing. Spread icing onto pointed ice cream cones and roll them in bright yellow colored sugar. Insert cones in the sides of the cake to resemble sun rays. Get an edible photo image of the birthday child to put in the center of the sun.
Bake cupcakes and tint white frosting yellow, purple, green and red. Frost cupcakes. Top with a little pinwheel pick.
Tubby Toast. You could serve toast and jam. Cut into circle shapes with a cookie cutter. You can even draw on a smiley face with squeezeable jam or jelly.
Tuby Custard. Serve vanilla pudding or yogurt.
Fruit cups using the Teletubbie colors. Red strawberries, Green grapes or honeydew melon balls, Purple grapes, and yellow banana slices.
Serve colored fruit juice boxes. Grape juice, Fruit punch, etc.
Bags and Prizes:
Use colored paper sacks in yellow, red, purple, and green.
Or fit your favors into a small red purse just like Tinky Winky
Teletubbie character favors.
Teletubbie coloring/activity book.
Small orange play ball.
Pin the Hat on Dipsy. Enlarge a picture of Dipsy. Make cutouts of the hat using cardstock or construction paper.
Pass Lala's Ball. Played like hot potato. Pass around a small orange play ball.
in Tinky Winky's purse. Fill a big red purse or gift bag with different items
such as a whistle, a bouncy ball, a pair of sunglasses, etc. Let the kids
putting just their hands in the bag and try to guess what the object is by just feeling with their hands.
Po Says. Played like Simon Says. Give the children simple commands.
Dance around to Dipsy's Hat Dance.
Set out Teletubbies coloring pages and crayons for the kids to color. You can even mount the pages on a vinyl placemat. Let the kids color them and then "laminate" using clear contact paper.
Feed Noonoo. Enlarge a picture of Noonoo. Cut out a space near the nozzle part. Toss foam balls into Noonoo. Played like a bean bag toss.
Play hide and seek.
the Rabbit. Hide a large plush rabbit and let the children hunt for it. You
don't want to make it too difficult as this is a theme for a very young age
Leave an ear peeking out or a fuzzy tail, etc.
Watch a Teletubbies video. This is a great activity for the guests while they are waiting to be picked up. Ask your child to give each guest a "Big Hug" as they