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« on: August 07, 2009 09:19:52 PM »

I made some simple Star Wars finger puppets from craft felt (one of the best crafty bargains around at about a quarter a sheet!).

You can make finger puppets in any shape or theme you want to. You can construct them from simple shapes, you can add googly eyes (or not), or button eyes. You can basically embellish them any way you want to. Great summer craft for kids!

Tips: If you have specific characters in mind (like these Star Wars guys), I recommend doing a quick sketch in your sketchbook so you know what pieces to cut out. I glued additional pieces to the backs of the heads to reinforce the puppets, since regular craft felt is not very stiff.

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« Reply #1 on: August 07, 2009 09:44:36 PM »

Very Cute!

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« Reply #2 on: August 08, 2009 04:00:19 AM »

I Love these! If my son sees them, he'll be trying to talk me into making some. Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: August 08, 2009 09:07:02 PM »

These are insanely cute. I'd love to see more characters from other things. The style you made them in is awesome.

« Reply #4 on: August 08, 2009 10:12:13 PM »

Thanks! The style was inspired by this brooch.
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« Reply #5 on: August 09, 2009 08:32:07 PM »

love love love love!  Thanks for sharing - I have a 4 year old that will be very happy to make these!

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« Reply #6 on: August 10, 2009 08:07:25 PM »

Cool! My Star Wars finger puppets are on the official Star Wars blog today! http://tinyurl.com/l8rawr

« Reply #7 on: August 11, 2009 03:43:00 PM »

Those are great!!!
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