Wooden Animal Puppets

Make a menagerie of animal puppets to fuel puppet playtime.
By Karen Brody, MA
Feb 13, 2017

Ages

3-7


Feb 13, 2017

Hit up your local craft store to find animal-shaped cutouts and then craft away! 

MATERIALS:

  • wooden animal-shaped cutouts (available at craft stores)
  • Popsicle sticks or chopsticks
  • tacky glue and glitter glue
  • paint

1. GLUE a wooden animal shape to the top of a Popsicle stick or chopstick and allow to dry. 

2. PAINT the animal shape and add details, such as eyes and scales,using the glitter glue. Allow to  dry.  

Note: These funny folks can decorate your house plants-just stick them in the soil! 

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Photo Credit: Tara Donne

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