Sammie the Skunk

Materials

  • Recycled 2L plastic bottle
  • Craft foam: white, black, red glitter
  • White eyelash yarn, small amount
  • Pink pom-pom
  • Wiggle eyes, two

Tools

  • DecoArt Americana: Writers: Black, White, Bubblegum Pink; Paints: Lamp Black
  • Aleene's Original Tacky Glue

Basic Supplies

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

Directions

STEP 1

  • Print and cut out patterns.

STEP 2

  • On covered work surface, use black writer to add details on muzzle and tummy.

STEP 3

  • Use white marker to outline head, ears, arms, legs, and tail. Use pink marker to draw inner ears. Let dry.

STEP 4

  • Measure and cut 2" white craft foam triangle. Glue triangle on top of head. Glue small amount eyelash yarn on triangle and on inner tail.

STEP 5

  • Glue muzzle, ears, eyes, pink pom-pom (nose), and bowtie on head. Glue inner tail on tail. Let dry.

STEP 6

  • Cut top 4" from plastic bottle (body). Paint body Lamp Black. Let dry.

STEP 7

  • Measure and cut 1"-wide red glitter craft foam strip. Wrap and glue strip around top of body.

STEP 8

  • Glue head and bowtie on body. Glue tummy, arms, legs, and tail on body. Use clothespins to hold in place while drying.
by Sandy Rollinger

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/2337/7931022a-a571-4a4e-9301-2b4827a0cdb7.pdf



Sammie the Skunk
Sammie the Skunk