Create a Kunin© Classic™ Felt Piggy Bank Craft as a fun way to teach savings or hold all your change. There are FREE printable patterns that have been included below to make this a quick and easy craft to complete with the kiddos. Select a custom variety of colors for each person to create a unique gift.
Time: 30 Minutes
Skill Level: Beginner
YOU WILL NEED:
- Kunin© Classic™ Felt Craft Cuts 9” by 12”– Shocking Pink, Aqua, Prickly Purple
- Straight Pins
- Embroidery Needle
- Anchor Embroidery Floss Spools – 0054, 0088, 0433
- Scissors – Regular and Detail
- Permanent Black Marker
- PIGGY BANK PATTERN SHEET
To begin the Piggy Bank, gather all supplies. Download, print and cut out the front and back pieces from the pattern sheet. Pin the patterns onto Kunin© Classic™ Shocking Pink, Aqua, and Prickly Purple Felt. Carefully cut out with scissors.
Trace the coin slot onto the front of each piggy bank pattern using a fine tip permanent black marker.
Carefully cut out the coin slot from the front of each piggy bank pattern using detail scissors. Remember to cut outside the traced line for a clean, finished project.
Layer the front and back piggy bank felt pieces together. Trim any uneven edges with scissors. Secure the layers with several straight pins so they all stay in place for stitching. Select colors of Anchor Embroidery Floss on spools that coordinate with Kunin© Classic™ Shocking Pink, Aqua, and Prickly Purple Felt. Mix and match YOUR favorite colors of felt and floss to create a personalized piggy bank.
Thread an embroidery needle with embroidery floss, and blanket stitch around the outside edge of the piggy bank. Secure the end with a knot and trim any long ends with scissors.
I hope you will use this Kunin Felt Piggy Bank craft as a jumping off point to showcase your Kunin Creativity and create something for colorful change keeping. 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 Amazon. In Store and on line at Hobby Lobby, JOANN Fabric and Craft Stores.
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