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Thanksgiving Craft to Do With Kids: Feather Mobile

Tap into kids’ love of painting with this simple and decorative, Native American-inspired craft for Thanksgiving.
 

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Creativity

Materials you will need:

  • Acrylic paint
  • Paintbrush
  • Feather packets, large and small (purchased from craft store)
  • Wooden stick or tree branch
  • Fishing line

How to create this craft:

1. Paint designs on the feathers and stick. Let dry.

2. Wrap fishing line around the stem of each feather several times before knotting it. Next, tie each feather onto the stick. Stagger the length of each one to get your desired look.

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