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Children's Crafts - Nature Figures

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Children's Crafts - Nature Figures from www.walkaboutcrafts.comStone cat

You will need:
2 stones for body and head
Small pebbles
Dried grass or string
Glue and/ or blu tack

1. Wash the stones and leave to dry. Stick the head stone to the large body stone. Glue or blu tack the eyes, nose ad ears into position.

2. Attach small pieces of grass to either side of the nose to make whiskers. Then fix on a thick piece of grass or string for the tail.

Shell mouse

You will need:
Large twirly shell
2 small shells for the ears
Dried seeds
Dried grass
Glue and/ or blu tack

1. Wash the shells and leave to dry. To make the ears, stick the small shells to the larger shell leaving enough room for the eyes and whiskers.

2. Cut the dried grass into strips. Fix the middle of each strip to the under side of the nose to form whiskers. Trim the whiskers to size. Stick two seeds in place for eyes.

Shell person

You will need:
Large scallop shell
Mussel or similar shell for the mouth
Small twirly shell for the nose
Two rounded shells for feet
Glue and /or blu tac

1. For an extra colourful figure, paint the large shell and leave to dry. Stick on the face using seeds for eyes, the twirly shell for a nose, and the mussel shell for a mouth.

2. The make the feet, place the two rounded shells together on a flat surface. Fix to the scallop using blu tac. Place more blu tac behind the figure to help stand upright.

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