Coordinated by Eorsebet and THL Jolie Delarue
Sock Puppets: Ages 3+ with parental/guardian assistance for those under the age of 8
Materials Needed: clean cotton socks (or fabric made sock forms from stretchy material), sequins, gems, feathers, glue dots, ribbon, yarn, buttons, googlie eyes, felt cut out in the shapes of ears/nose/mouth/spots/stripes, pipe cleaners, pom poms, fabric markers/paint, needle & thread, scissors, & fabric cut for crowns/hats/capes/clothing/etc. (Note: use of small materials that may be a choking hazard for those under the age of 3)
Prep ahead: Cut out felt into the shapes of facial features (mouths, tongues, teeth, noses, eye brows, ears, mustaches, etc.), limbs, and wings, create wigs out of yarn, and attire for people hand puppets out of fabric.
Activity: Participants take a sock and decorate how they like to bring their sock puppet to life. They can choose to use craft glue & glue dots to attach the parts of their puppet or use a needle & thread to attach parts.Use pipe cleaners for bug antennae, tails, and whiskers.
|Sock Puppet made at GGG 15, October 20, 2012|
|Sock Puppets made at GGG 15, October 20, 2012|