Thanksgiving Puppets

Materials

  • Felt, 9”x12” sheets, two: tan, medium yellow, off-white, grey; one, black, brown, white; scraps, yellow, red
  • Wiggle eyes, two (for each)

Tools

  • Dimensional paints: black, yellow
  • Sewing needle and tan thread
  • Pink powdered blush
  • Craft glue

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler, sponge scrap

Directions

STEP 1

  • Print and cut out patterns. For Native American, cut two tan body pieces and for Pilgrim, cut two off-white body pieces. Use needle and thread to sew body pieces together.

STEP 2

  • For Native American, cut: two medium yellow outfits, brown fringe pieces, black braids, red headband. For Pilgrim, cut: two grey outfits, two tan hair pieces, white collar and tie, white cuff trim, black hat, yellow buckle, white hat band.

STEP 3

  • Using photo as guide, adhere felt pieces on bodies. Cut two small medium yellow noses and adhere on each face. Adhere eyes above nose.

STEP 4

  • Use black paint to draw mouths. Use yellow paint to draw pattern on headband, braid ties, and fringe stitches. Let dry.

STEP 5

  • Use sponge scrap to lightly apply pink blush on cheeks.

Tip

  • 1. Omit sewing by adhering puppet pieces together using fabric glue.
by Rebecca Spohn

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/4444/b8f069b1-7fa1-47d9-b79b-ca1e844e5906.pdf



Thanksgiving Puppets
Thanksgiving Puppets