Little Quack's Bedtime Pillow

Materials

  • Yellow fleece
  • Pillow form, 12" square
  • Felt: black, gold, orange
  • Embroidery floss: black, gold, orange

Tools

  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paints: Baby Blue, Peony Pink, Snow White
  • Embroidery needle and yellow thread
  • Fabric glue

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler, paintbrush, newspaper (to cover work surface)

Directions

STEP 1

  • Measure and cut two 13" yellow fleece squares.

STEP 2

  • Print and cut out patterns. Transfer and cut out patterns from felt.

STEP 3

  • On covered work surface, paint cheeks Peony Pink and highlights on eyes Snow White and Baby Blue. Let dry.

STEP 4

  • Use fabric glue to glue eyes, beak, feet, and wings on one 13" fleece square (pillow front).

STEP 5

  • Use embroidery floss and coordinating-color thread to sew running stitch around eyes, beak, feet, and wings. Knot ends on inside.

STEP 6

  • Measure and cut seven 1"x8" fleece strips (hair). With right sides together, pin yellow fleece squares with strips inside top center seam.

STEP 7

  • Sew all pillow sides together, leaving 10" opening on bottom. Turn pillow right side out. Insert pillow form. Sew opening closed.
by Pam Sicely

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/2317/acc10511-959e-4cc2-9348-b63f1a8454a8.pdf



Little Quack's Bedtime Pillow
Little Quack's Bedtime Pillow