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
• Glue (Hot glue, Fabric Tac or any glue that works with felt)
• Black Sharpie
How to Make the Horse Felt Hand Puppet:
Trace the body pattern on top white felt sheet with crayon.
Pin the top white felt sheet to bottom white 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 the nose to the muzzle. Glue muzzle and eyes.
Glue ears and forelock.
Glue inner ears and pupils.
Cut small circles or square of white felt and glue to pupils as gleams. Outline the eyes with a sharpie if you want.