Turkey Treat Cup

Materials

  • Paper nut cup, 2”
  • Cardstock: brown, gold, rust, orange, red, white, black
  • Pony beads: orange, four; yellow, two
  • Twine
  • Brown chenille stem, 10” length

Tools

  • Circle punches: 3/8”, 1/16”
  • DecoArt Americana Marigold Acrylic Paint
  • Beacon Adhesives Kid’s Choice! Glue

Basic Supplies

scissors, pencil, paintbrush, black marker, newspaper (to cover work surface)

Directions

STEP 1

  • Print out patterns. Cut patterns from cardstock. Outline all shapes with black marker.

STEP 2

  • On covered work surface, paint outside of nut cup Marigold. Tie twine around cup; knot ends.

STEP 3

  • Punch two 3/8” circles from white cardstock and two 1/16” circles from black cardstock. Adhere black circles to white circles for eyes. Adhere eyes, beak, and wattle to face.

STEP 4

  • Adhere body to back of cup. Adhere two brown wings to sides of cup.

STEP 5

  • Adhere remaining feathers to circle. Adhere feather circle to back of body.

STEP 6

  • For feet, thread two orange and one yellow bead to both sides of chenille stem. Bend 1/2” on ends. Adhere center of chenille stem to back of cup.

Tip

  • 1. Substitute small paper drinking cup for nut cup.
by Linda Valentino

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/4475/da96d5a9-f4b3-419b-8521-5e6a2ed8bc32.pdf



Turkey Treat Cup
Turkey Treat Cup