Penguin Bowling Buddies

By  Ruth Schiffmann 

  • Penguin Bowling Buddies


  • Recycled Pod-shaped water bottles with caps, 10
  • Orange paper, 8"x10"
  • White paper, two 8"x10"
  • Recycled plastic bags, five
  • Black paint
  • Mini pom-poms, in colors of choice
  • Colored markers
  • Glue Dots International: Craft Glue Dots

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, ruler, black marker, paintbrush or sponge scrap, newspaper (to cover work surface)

Pattern - Penguin Bowling Buddies

  • 1. Remove labels from bottles. Wash and dry bottles. On covered work surface, paint bottom of bottles black. Let dry.
  • 2. Print out patterns.
  • 3. Glue beak and belly onto bottle (body). Glue feet on bottom of body.
  • 4. Use markers to create lines on bottle caps (hats). Glue coordinating-color pom-pom on top of hat.
  • 5. For bowling ball, ball up recycled plastic bags.