Dog Biscuit Pet Mat

By  Judi Kauffman  for  Sakura of America

size: 11"x17"

  • Dog Biscuit Pet Mat
  • Book Cover


  • Sakura of America Koi: Water Colors Field Sketch Box, Water Brush; Black IDenti-Pen
  • Watercolor paper
  • White copy paper, 11”x17” (tape two sheets together for pattern)
  • Laminating machine (or copy center with laminating services)
  • Glue stick

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, ruler, flat paintbrush, container of water, newspaper (to cover work surface)

Pattern - Dog Biscuit Pet Mat

  • 1. On covered work surface, use water brush to mix water in Brown watercolor paint. Use flat brush to brush long brown strokes on watercolor paper. Let dry.
  • 2. Add Brown, White, and Black streaks on watercolor paper. Let dry.
  • 3. Print out pattern. Transfer pattern onto white copy paper sheets. Cut out biscuit shape.
  • 4. Cut painted watercolor paper into random strips and pieces. Glue cut pieces, collage-style, on biscuit. Overlap and layer pieces as desired. Let dry.
  • 5. Trim edges of biscuit shape. Add Brown paint strokes around edges. Let dry.
  • 6. Use Black pen to write pet name or animal shelter name on biscuit.
  • 7. Take biscuit pet mat to copy center with laminating services. Laminate biscuit mat.
  • Note
  • 1. For more info on the book, Sally Gets a Job, by Stephen Huneck, ISBN: 9780810994935, published by Abrams Books for Young Readers, check out their web site at or visit your local library.