Humpty Dumpty

Materials

  • Recycled box
  • Dow STYROFOAM Brand Foam: 3-7/8"x5-7/8" egg
  • Construction paper: red, blue, black
  • Blue chenille stems, three
  • Wiggle eyes, two
  • Black brad

Tools

  • Paint markers: white, black
  • Hole punch
  • Craft glue

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler, black marker

Directions

STEP 1

  • Tape box closed. Measure and cut red paper to cover sides of box. Glue red paper on box sides.

STEP 2

  • Cut 5"-long slit (for envelopes) on one long side of box.

STEP 3

  • Use black marker to draw lines on sides of box (brick).

STEP 4

  • Use plastic knife to cut small portion from one end of plastic-foam egg (body). Glue cut end of body on top of brick.

STEP 5

  • Glue blue paper around bottom of body. For legs, bend two chenille stems and glue on bottom of body.

STEP 6

  • Print and cut out pattern. Use hole punch to punch holes on shoes.

STEP 7

  • Use white paint marker to add details on shoes. Insert ends of legs through holes on shoes; twist ends.

STEP 8

  • For arms, glue chenille stem around top of body. Measure and cut 3" red paper heart. Glue heart on center of arms.

STEP 9

  • Use black paint marker to dot eyes and draw mouth.

STEP 10

  • For cheeks, cut two tiny red paper hearts. Glue cheeks on sides of mouth.
by Loretta Mateik

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/2343/f439af06-1b78-4351-adb2-fdd8ddd3e405.pdf



Humpty Dumpty
Humpty Dumpty