Elf, Snowman & Penguin Ornaments

Materials

  • Recycled cardboard toilet paper tubes, three
  • Cardstock or construction paper: lt. pink, black, red, bright green, purple, yellow, white
  • Wiggle eyes, six
  • Feather boa: green, white, red
  • Metallic chenille stems, 9” lengths: green, white, red
  • Pom-poms: orange, pink

Tools

  • Circle punch, 3/4”
  • Hole punch, 1/8”
  • API Crafter’s Pick The Ultimate! Glue
  • Scissors
  • Ruler

Directions

STEP 1

  • Measure and cut 4-1/4”x6” paper rectangles from pink (elf), white (snowman), and black (penguin). Glue rectangles around recycled paper tubes. Let dry.

STEP 2

  • For hats, measure and cut 1-1/2”x6” paper rectangles from green (elf), red (snowman), and purple (penguin). Glue hats around top of paper tubes.

STEP 3

  • Print and cut out patterns. Glue penguin face on penguin and elf ears on elf.

STEP 4

  • For cheeks, punch six 3/4” circles from pink paper. Glue cheeks on faces. Use black marker to draw smiles on faces. Glue wiggle eyes on faces.

STEP 5

  • For noses, glue pink pom-pom on elf and orange pom-pom on snowman. For penguin’s beak, cut 1/2” yellow paper triangle. Glue beak on face.

STEP 6

  • Wrap feather boa around top of each character; glue ends.

STEP 7

  • To hang, use hole punch to punch holes on sides of hats. Insert chenille stem ends through holes on hats; twist ends on inside.
by Mary Ayres

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/2830/af198323-f8e2-4302-810a-a8de39fcab3d.pdf



Elf, Snowman & Penguin Ornaments
Elf, Snowman & Penguin Ornaments