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Arts & Crafts, Play & Learn

Program Description

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Crafternoons: Felt Finger Puppets

Have fun making your very own group of monsters, book characters, or a bunch of animals! The possibilities are endless!

what you'll need:

  • Felt, assorted colors
    • Paper can also be used
  • Template for finger puppet
  • Chalk
  • Scissors
  • Markers
  • Tacky glue
  • Clothespin or paper clips
  • Googly eyes, ribbon, yarn, pom-poms, sequins, feathers, pipe cleaners and any other decorations you can think of!