Dad's Fishing Koozie

Materials

  • Recycled cake frosting container, 3-1/2”
  • Craft foam, 9”x12” sheets: aqua, yellow, blue, orange
  • Blue felt, 4” circle
  • Wiggle eye
  • Adhesive-backed craft foam alphabet letters: two “D”, one “A”
  • Acrylic paints: orange, white

Tools

  • Aleene’s Original Tacky Glue

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler, paintbrush, newspaper (to cover work surface)

Directions

STEP 1

  • Wash and dry recycled cake frosting container.

STEP 2

  • Measure and cut 3-1/2”x9-5/8” orange craft foam rectangle. Glue rectangle inside recycled container. Cut 3-1/2”x10-1/2” aqua craft foam rectangle. Glue rectangle around outside of container. Let dry.

STEP 3

  • Glue felt onto bottom of container. When dry, trim around edges.

STEP 4

  • Print out pattern and cut from craft foam. Use black marker to draw outline around fish, scales, and smile and draw outline around water drops.

STEP 5

  • On covered work surface, paint stripes and lines on scales orange. Paint white highlight dot on water drops. Let dry.

STEP 6

  • Glue fish and water drops on koozy. Remove backing from adhesive-backed alphabet letters; press letters above fish spelling “DAD.” Glue wiggle eye on fish.
by Rebecca Spohn

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/649/92e5679a-8264-41eb-8bea-e6c88b4d18d6.pdf



Dad's Fishing Koozie
Dad's Fishing Koozie