• Bread
  • Sandwich filling of your choice
  • cheese
  • tomato
  • cucumber
  • carrot
  • red pepper


  • STEP 1

    Cut out the shape of a butterfly from a sandwich made with a filling of your choice.

  • STEP 2

    To make the body, use a slice of cheese and cut it into a pencil shape with a point at one end and a round head at the other.

  • STEP 3

    Using very narrow strips of cucumber skin, give your butterfly a stripey body, smiling face and two antennae.

  • STEP 4

    Now get your assortment of tomato, carrot, pepper and cucumber pieces and decorate your butterfly to your own colourful design.

Fun packed lunches: cat shaped sandwich

Funky Lunch by Mark Northeast is published by Absolute Press

For more fun and funky lunches, see ideas for a Feline Peckish sandwich, an Oink Oink sandwich, a Lion sandwich,and a Twit Twoo sandwich.