loading
Picture of Make a Silly Penguin!
silly penguin 001.jpg
silly penguin 002.jpg
snow 009.jpg
Everyone needs a silly penguin! Here's how to make one! (or two or more!)
 
Remove these adsRemove these ads by Signing Up

Step 1: Empty Water bottle is needed

Picture of Empty Water bottle is needed
Take an empty water bottle, leave the cap on and remove any labels.

You can use other bottles too!

Step 2: Paint!

Picture of Paint!
Paint the bottle completely with white acrylic paint and let it dry!

Step 3: Penguinize it!

Picture of Penguinize it!
With black acrylic paint, you need to paint over the white as shown in the picture to penguinize.

Step 4: The finishing touches!

Picture of The finishing touches!
silly penguin 005.jpg
Your penguin needs a pair of googly eyes, and a beak and feet which can be cut out of orange foam from the craft store.

Step 5: Eyes and beak are attached

Picture of Eyes and beak are attached
Glue the eyes, and beak onto your silly penguin as shown in the pictures.

Step 6: Put a sock on it!

Picture of Put a sock on it!
silly penguin 008.jpg
Take an old clean sock in a bright colour and cut it in half. Throw away the toe part and use only the ribbed cuff end. Tie a knot in the half sock. You now have a silly hat for your silly penguin.

Step 7: Finished penguin

Picture of Finished penguin
Glue the foam feet onto your bird and place the hat over the cap and the silliness is complete!

Step 8: For extra silliness

Picture of For extra silliness
silly penguin.jpg
Send your penguin out on a "hot" date, wearing his own green foam bow tie (or not!)
LinuxH4x0r6 years ago
Cute!
Agreed, and you can actually get some pretty cool Linux fan-art out of this.
whoa that plate is the same kind my (late) Grandma and Grampa had. They are nice plates.
stinkymum (author)  Nunavutnewsrules6 years ago
Butterfly Gold by Corelle! They are now discontinued and I only have a few left as I am very good at breaking plates!
turtlelover6 years ago
I do love turtles, but I'm voting for this!:D
thats too cute, wud love to make it for my 3yr old daughter.
DebH576 years ago
That is just too cute!
=SMART=6 years ago
He looks like the evil penguin from "wallace and grommit : the wrong trousers"
stinkymum (author)  =SMART=6 years ago
Ah, yes, but he's now a reformed character!
Hahaha He is rather cute :P
I love it.... I keep having to look back at this. I'm thinking of combining this with the shower caddy idea and build a plastic bottle penguin shower caddy for our bathroom down here, or maybe I'll make it into a big eyed kitty caddy to match the shower curtain....
jongscx6 years ago
NAWWWW... it's adorable!
Darren.6 years ago
IDEA FOR BABY PENGUINS: MINI WATTER BOTTLES
stinkymum (author)  Darren.6 years ago
What a good idea!
Chicken22096 years ago
you have the same plates as my old babysitter! seems kinda big, but what you gunna do
stinkymum (author)  Chicken22096 years ago
Butterfly Gold by Corelle! My husband bought them in 1980 when we first came to America. I only have three left and use them for projects such as this silly penguin!
how clever.
ChrysN6 years ago
How cute, I love the hat!
fwjs286 years ago
this would be great to keep in my collection of linux CD's and floppies...! XD...great 'ible....4.5/5