Santa Candy Holder

Materials

  • Recycled Pringles canister and lid
  • Paper: red, white, peach, pink
  • Fleece: red, 9”x9”; white, 1”x10”
  • Jingle bell
  • Wiggle eyes, 10mm, two
  • Pink pom-pom, 1/2”
  • Yellow craft foam, scrap
  • Red cording, 12” length
  • Black ribbon, 10” length

Tools

  • Beacon Adhesives: Kid’s Choice! Glue, Fabri-Tac Permanent Adhesive

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler, pencil, hole punch, black marker

Directions

STEP 1

  • Print out patterns. Trace and cut out patterns from paper and craft foam. Use hole punch to punch two circles from pink paper.

STEP 2

  • Cover canister with red paper. With opening and plastic lid on bottom, adhere beard to top of can. Adhere face to beard about 1-1/4” from top of can. Adhere eyes, pom-pom nose, and pink circle cheeks to face. Draw smile with marker. Adhere mustache under nose.

STEP 3

  • Adhere black ribbon around can for belt. Adhere yellow buckle to belt.

STEP 4

  • Run bead of fabric glue down one side of red fleece square; adhere to opposite side. Slip fleece tube over top of can to face, adding glue. Adhere white fleece rectangle around bottom of hat, adhering on back.

STEP 5

  • Thread bell onto red cording; tie around end of fleece hat.

STEP 6

  • Open bottom of can and fill with treats.

Tip

  • 1. Trace and cut out shapes ahead of time if working with younger kids.
by Linda Valentino

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/3684/e0fcdff5-bad3-4fb3-9027-eac6e90df710.pdf



Santa Candy Holder
Santa Candy Holder