Introduction: Making Wacky Finger Puppets

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Making one finger puppet might take as little as 1/2 hour.  Once you get the hang of it, then embellish and create more for each finger/toe.

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You will need:
Sewing machine
Measuring tape
Ruler
Glue
Scissors
Sheets of felt of different colors
Googly eyes
Beads, buttons, lace, ribbons, etc.

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Measure and cut out 2" x 4" pieces of felt.  2 for each puppet.  Mix and match colors for front and back if you choose.

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Then sew around the rectangle making a rounded corner and leaving one end open.

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Trim around the corners.

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Turn the sewn piece inside out and start decorating by adding eyes, nose, flowers, buttons, etc.  Use fabric pen to draw in any details you like.

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Here are the 3 goofy ones I made.  I just let my imagination guide me. :)

Comments

doodlecraft (author)2013-04-18

Cute puppets and I love your pincushion! :)

flyingpuppy (author)2013-04-17

Those are adorable puppets!

Penolopy Bulnick (author)2013-04-17

So cute! That piggy is adorable :)

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