So, about those cup animals. They get their own spread later on in the magazine:
Anyway, if you really, really want the instructions for making the cup crafts, here they are. They are daunting in their length and specificity.
I am going to try to make these. I have no paper cups on hand, so before I hit the store, I'm going to attempt to make one or two using cardboard TP tubes instead of cups. I have a lot (like 20, maybe?) of cardboard tubes.