Thursday, November 13, 2008

Turkey - Easy Pre Preschool Sewing Project

Cheyanne made this cute stuffed turkey today. We used paper but I bet it would work great with felt too.


We used: Construction paper, scissors, newspaper, yarn, wiggly eyes, glue, hole punch, tape and pipe stem cleaner.









Cut out the pattern for the turkey .













Tape the pipe stem cleaner to the yarn to make the needle and thread.












Sew around the turkey.










Sew around and leave an opening. Stuff the turkey and sew up the opening.












Glue on the eyes, beak, gobbler, wings and feet.







Here are the 2 cute little turkeys together.




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6 comments:

MamaGeek @ Works For Us said...

Oh I love that craft, I remember doing that one MYSELF way back WHEN.

The Happy Mom said...

Cute! Those are so fun to make! I am sending your blog to some friends who have preschoolers. :)

Joelle said...

Hi Sweets!
Thank you for all the inspiration!
I have 5 girls! Its nice to see someone keeping their children busy with creative activities! Thank you for all the ideas!
Best Wishes ~
Joelle XO

Family O'Foxes said...

this is so cute!!! family fun magazine has nothing on you. :)
~Amy

MoziEsmé said...

I love the pipe cleaner/yarn idea - I haven't seen that one before!

Cute craft, too...

Sarah said...

Thanks for sharing this craft! I implemented it in our pre-k co-op class. We used felt. It was super cite, but very time consuming to have all the little pieces cut out for 11 kids. Especially since you can't use a hole punch on felt. :(
But, overall it was a wonderful project- ended up really cute.