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Free Horse Felt Hand Puppet Pattern

Make your very own felt horse 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:
Horse Puppet Pattern PDF
• 2 white felt sheets
• 1 dark grey felt sheet or scraps
• 1 light grey felt sheet or scraps
• 1 black felt sheet or scraps
• Crayons
• Glue (Hot glue, Fabric Tac or any glue that works with felt)
• Scissors
• Pins
• Black Sharpie

How to Make the Horse Felt Hand Puppet:
horseblog1 Trace the body pattern on top white felt sheet with crayon.

horse02blog Pin the top white felt sheet to bottom white felt sheet so they stay together when you cut.

horse03blog Cut the felt along the traced body line.

horse04blog Glue the two layers of felt together around the edge keeping the bottom open for your hand.

horseblog5 Cut out all the felt features.

horseblog6 Glue the nose to the muzzle. Glue muzzle and eyes.

horseblog7 Glue ears and forelock.

horseblog8 Glue inner ears and pupils.

horseblog9 Cut small circles or square of white felt and glue to pupils as gleams. Outline the eyes with a sharpie if you want.