Arts & Crafts by Me Books Asia: DIY Animal Finger Puppets
Friday, December 15, 2017
Finger puppets are super easy and inexpensive to make.
Have your little ones put on a grand puppet show for the family afterwards. It really gets the their creative juices churning! It makes for a great time time filler too, especially as it is holiday season.
If you've never tried making finger puppets, now's the time!
Hot Glue Gun
How to make your fuzzy little finger puppets?
Choose your coloured pipe cleaners.
Curl two pipe cleaners around your index finger to form the body of the caterpillar.
To create the its head, use one pipe cleaner and bend it into a circle and gradually fold it in till you reach the end.
Glue the head and body together with a hot glue gun.
Add googly eyes and puff balls to create the caterpillar's face.
Next, to make the butterfly, simply repeat the previous steps.
Bend 2 pipe cleaners into the shape of butterfly wings and feelers.
Attach wings onto the body with a hot glue gun.