Make your very own felt giraffe hand puppet using our free pattern. Very simple to make – just cut felt and glue together. You could hand sew it too, if you wanted.
What you’ll need:
• Giraffe Puppet Pattern PDF
• 2 orange felt sheets
• 1 brown felt sheet
• 1 white felt sheet or scraps
• 1 black felt sheet or scraps
• 1 tan felt sheet or scraps
• Glue (Hot glue, Fabric Tac or any glue that works with felt)
How to Make the Giraffe Felt Hand Puppet:
Trace the body pattern on top orange felt sheet with crayon.
Pin the top orange felt sheet to bottom orange felt sheet so they stay together when you cut.
Cut the felt along the traced body line.
Glue the two layers of felt together around the edge keeping the bottom open for your hand.
Cut out all the felt features. Glue two horns together. Glue horn top into place.
Glue muzzle, nose and eyes into place.
Glue horns and ears to back of the puppet. Glue inner ears into place.
Glue pupils and face patches into place.
Glue body patches into place.
Glue gleams into place.