Masks & Puppets

Looking for ideas for dress ups or a puppet show? Look no further - we've got you covered!

  • Step 1Grab a felt hand puppet and pin together both sides. Stitch both pieces together using a whip stitch.
  • Take a look at our “How to Sew a Whip Stitch” for more information!
  • Step 3Use the templates provided to decorate your hand puppet. Cut out the templates and pin each piece onto felt. Cut the felt pieces out.
  • Step 4Take your vest pieces and stitch some detail on using a back stitch.
  • Step 5Glue the vest onto the body of the hand puppet followed by the jacket, jacket trim and jacket cuffs.
  • Step 6Take your face and stitch on two wiggle eyes, Glue on two cheeks and embroider a mouth using red thread.
  • Step 7Glue the face to the head piece on the puppet.
  • Step 8Take your hat and stitch around the edges using a whip stitch.
  • Step 9Glue the hat, hat trim, hair and pom pom to the top of the head.
  • Step 10Tie a felt strip around the puppets neck for a scarf. Decorate with sequins.
  • Step 11Allow the glue to dry completely before using your hand puppet!

Materials used in this activity

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Sewing Needles - Blunt Tip - Pack of 25
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Embroidery Thread - Set of 11 Colours
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