What better way to celebrate Back to School with the kiddos then to create Kunin© Classic™ Felt Apple Pencil Toppers with fun faces. There are FREE printable patterns that have been included below to make this a quick and easy craft to complete with the kiddos.
Time: 30 Minutes
Skill Level: Beginner
YOU WILL NEED:
- Kunin© Classic™ Felt Craft Cuts 9” by 12”– Candy Pink, Red, Tomato Red, Neon Green, Olive, Pirate Green, Apple Green, Walnut
- Wiggle Eyes
- Permanent Marker – Black
- Glue Gun and Glue Sticks
- Scissors – Regular and Detail
- APPLE PENCIL TOPPERS PATTERN SHEET
To begin the apple pencil toppers, gather all supplies. Download, print and cut out the apple pieces from the pattern sheet. Trace the apple patterns twice onto Kunin© Classic™ Red, Tomato Red, Apple Green, and Neon Green Felt with a black marker. One apple for the front and a second apple for the back.
Cut out the pairs of apple patterns with scissors. Remember to cut inside the traced lines for a clean, finished project.
To create cheeks, cut a strip of Kunin© Classic™ Candy Pink Felt approximately ½” wide. Cut into squares and then trim the squares into circles. Cut a total of eight cheeks.
Assemble the faces on the apples. Attach two wiggle eyes and two cheeks with a glue gun and glue sticks.
Trace apple stem pattern onto Kunin© Classic™ Walnut Felt four times. Cut out with scissors and attach to the top back center of each apple with a glue gun and glue sticks.
Trace the leaf pattern twice onto Kunin© Classic™ Olive and Pirate Green with a black marker, then cut out with scissors.
Attach the leaves to the top front center of each apple with a glue gun and glue sticks.
To finish each apple face, draw a smile from cheek to cheek with a permanent black marker.
Attach the two apple shapes together with a glue gun and glue sticks, leaving a ½” wide opening at the bottom for the pencil
Trim any uneven parts of the felt apple pencil toppers with scissors.
I hope you will use this Kunin Felt Apple Pencil Toppers as a jumping off point to showcase your Kunin Creativity and create something special for back to school. The possibilities are endless.
Felt is an easy, versatile, and forgiving medium which allows you to create affordable but trendy projects whether you are a beginner or an expert crafter! We would LOVE to see what you create, so tag us #CreateWithKunin on social media.
You can find an expanded color line of Kunin® Classicfelt and Kunin® Premiumfelt non-wovens fabrics in cut by the yard at your local Walmart or Walmart.com; please inquire as to what is available in your area. Also, widely available online at Fabric.com and Amazon. In Store and on line at Hobby Lobby, JOANN Fabric and Craft Stores and Michaels.
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