In case you haven't heard there is a really cool, new product in the LifeWay VBS lineup. It's our VBS 2013 Tabletopper! And for $6.99 it's a lot of bang for your buck.
Just check out how we used these at our Preview events this year.
Of course these are great tabletoppers for any table you need to set up. You can use them on your sign up and enlistment tables, registration tables, snack tables, and the list goes on. Here you can see we used the side with the park scene to conceal our extra supplies in the Cotton Candy Cafe.
But wait! You can turn them around to use the coaster car side as a photo prop. As we've done here:
Would you like to see how we created the coaster car "seatbelt?" Well, you're in luck, we just happen to have a few pictures to show you how.
First we cut two slits at the bottom of the safety bar on each side. Then we ran some grograin ribbon through the slits. You may want to but a small piece of tape over the end of the ribbon to help you thread it through the slits. We used black ribbon at our events, however I only had blue available when I made these for the post. You can use whatever color you wish.
Next we stapled the ribbon on one side of the tabletopper. We only stapled one side so that folks could "adjust" the seatbelt by pulling the opposite side longer for large groups or shorter for small groups.
See how easy that was to give the tabletoppers another use? We would love to hear your ideas about how you plan to use the tabletoppers or any VBS accessory in an unusual way.