Home    Subscribe    Write for Us    FAQ    Contact    HubGarden    Login
Share your craft ideas for a share of the ad revenue. Click on Write For Us.

Pine Cone Mouse

by Jane (follow)
Easy (884)      5 to 10s (616)      Under 5s (593)      Cheap (300)      Natural materials (52)      Googly eyes (23)      Animal (12)      Pom Pom (11)      Drinking straw (7)      Mouse (5)     
Create a cute little mouse friend out of a pine cone.



Google eyes stuck on mouse


Time: 10 minutes
Age: Under 5's, 5-10's
Level: Easy

Materials
Pine cone
Pink drinking straw
Googly eyes
Pink foam craft sheet or felt for ears
Small pink pom pom for nose
Strong glue



Foam, materials to make pine cone mouse, kids craft, mouse craft
Materials needed


Method
Cut two rounded ears from the foam sheet and stick them into grooves in the pine cone.



Foam, materials to make pine cone mouse, kids craft, mouse craft
Ear pieces




Foam, materials to make pine cone mouse, kids craft, mouse craft


Glue on googly eyes with strong glue.
Glue on pom pom nose.
Cut 2 short pieces from the drinking straw. On each straw piece, cut one of the ends into thin fringes leaving one end uncut. These are the whiskers.



Foam, materials to make pine cone mouse, kids craft, mouse craft
Drinking straw whiskers


Glue the uncut end of each piece into a groove in the pine cone near the nose and spread out the fringed end to give whiskers.



Google eyes stuck on mouse


Glue on a piece of wool for a tail if your pine cone doesn't have a stalk.



Google eyes stuck on mouse


Try making lots to create a whole family of mice.

Categories
#Mouse
#Pine cone
#Natural materials
#Pom pom
#Animal
#Googly eyes
#Drinking straw
#Under 5s
#5 to 10s
#Easy
#cheap
I like this Article - 7
[ print friendly ]
More Articles by Jane
Create a pretty candle out of plaster of Paris
6 likes
We enjoyed making our own decorative stamped and decided to make our own gold coins in the same way...
11 likes
This is a fun activity for little ones as it's messy and noisy too
6 likes
Create this easy felt butterfly mask for a pretty dress-up accessory
11 likes
This colourful picture is a fun way to explore techniques, colours and textures
9 likes
Here's how to create an impressive flower shaped tealight candle holder out of plaster of Paris
9 likes
view all articles by Jane
Articles by Jane on Other Hubs
If you have an ever-changing profusion of kids' artwork to display, it makes sense to have a way to ...
8 likes
Create some cheap and easy Halloween bat bunting - a great decoration for a Halloween party! ...
8 likes
If you're looking for unusual wooden chairs that are always a talking point, have a look at salvage ...
10 likes
Check out these links for other great sites: **Kids** is packed with hundreds of free creat...
2 likes
ID: 9333
[ Submit a Comment ]
Trending Articles
A lovely spring craft for toddlers to create
6 likes
Box pinatas are a quick and easy alternative to papier mache pinatas
8 likes
For some students, math isnʼt always their favorite subject
1 like
Loom flowers are so easy, so fun, and if you make your own loom and use leftover yarn, they wont cos...
8 likes
With a flower loom, kids can easily create cute flowers, out of yarn, that can be used to decorate j...
3 likes
If your child loves to draw, this is a great activity for them to encourage their creativity
1 like
Upcycle a breakfast cereal box and hop into Easter with this cute Easter Bunny Mask
3 likes
Here's how to make a colourful elephant from a recycled milk bottle and tissue paper
9 likes
This cute and fun Christmas card can be made by little ones with the help of an adult
3 likes
Snowmen crafts are fun at Christmas and this one is simple, quick and cheap to make
6 likes
Categories
Under 5s (593)
Any Age (405)
Over 10s (384)
Baby (12)
Links (1)
Easy (884)
Medium (247)
Hard (37)
 
Copyright 2012-2018 OatLabs ABN 18113479226. mobile version