Critter Cup Favors

Materials

  • White paper drink cups, five
  • Fibre-Craft Creative Hands craft foam, 9”x12” sheets: White, Pink, Black, Yellow, Orange, Light Green, Medium Green
  • Wiggle eyes, 10
  • White pom-pom, 1/2”

Tools

  • Fiskars Paper Edger Scissors: Pinking, Scallop
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paints: Light Cinnamon, Bright Yellow, Petal Pink, Holly Green
  • Aleene’s Original Tacky Glue

Basic Supplies

scissors, pencil, paintbrush, black marker, rubber bands or clothespins, newspaper (to cover work surface)

Directions

STEP 1

  • Cut bottom out on each paper cup. On covered work surface, paint cups: Light Cinnamon (turtle), Bright Yellow (chick), Holly Green (frog). Let dry. Leave two remaining cups unpainted (bunny and lamb). Use black marker to draw swirls on Lamb.

STEP 2

  • Print out patterns. Cut all shapes from craft foam.

STEP 3

  • Paint center of bunny ears Petal Pink; let dry. Fringe edge of chick feather. Cut four lt. green and four medium green turtle spots in half.

STEP 4

  • For each critter (except turtle), measure and cut 4” craft foam circle. Use Scallop or Pinking decorative-edge scissors to trim circles. Glue circles on bottom of cups. Glue turtle body on bottom of cup.

STEP 5

  • Using photo as guide, glue craft foam pieces onto cups. Let dry.

STEP 6

  • Use black marker to draw nostrils on chick’s beak, turtle’s nose, and frog’s nose. Draw bunny’s mouth and frog’s smile.

STEP 7

  • Glue wiggle eyes on cups. For bunny, glue pom-pom (tail) on back of cup.

Tip

  • 1. Use rubber bands or clothespins to hold craft foam pieces in place while drying.
by Beth Watson

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/566/f0dd86e6-5e89-4a07-9311-f5f4942f4938.pdf



Critter Cup Favors
Critter Cup Favors