Paddleball Friends

By  Rebecca Spohn 

size: 7"x12"

  • Paddleball Friends


  • Smooth foam ball, 1-1/2”, two
  • Heavy cardboard
  • Cardstock: white, light brown, brown, yellow-orange, orange, pink
  • Jumbo craft sticks, two
  • Yarn, 8” lengths: orange, brown
  • Ribbon, 10” lengths: pink, orange


  • Craft knife
  • Permanent black marker
  • Colored pencils
  • Adhesives: glue stick, craft glue, clear tape

Basic Supplies

  • pencil and transfer paper, scissors, ruler

Pattern - Paddleball Friends

  • 1. Print out full-size patterns. Transfer head patterns onto cardboard; cut out.
  • 2. Cut faces and facial features from cardstock; outline with marker. Adhere face to cardboard using glue stick. Cut out mouth opening using craft knife. Adhere facial features using glue stick.
  • 3. Color in pupils and draw mouths and whiskers using black marker. Add colored pencil highlights to cheeks, tongue, and edges of face.
  • 4. Adhere top 1-1/4" of stick to back of cardboard head. Tie ribbon in bow at chin; spot glue.
  • 5. Tape one end of yarn to back of head. Poke hole in foam ball; insert and spot glue other end of yarn in hole.