I went to this workshop on 2Oth January 2012 at ArtPlay, run by author and crafter, Katie Evans.
I made a bumble bee for my brother Josh like this:
Take your desired , 2 pieces for front and back.
- . Draw up your
3 , and then
– both pieces of fabric.
4. Now and sew,
and make sure there’s room for a
5. Now, fill up the shape with
like cotton wool, and sew up the hole!
6.. Time to reach for more of that fabric,
and cut of bits of fabric to form features
on your animal, and use
to attach your pieces to your creature.
VIola!And there you have it! Your own softie animal friend!
Recommended age: 9-12yrs
Here are some piccies:
Here I am working hard!
The group’s wonderful creations
Josh loves his bumble-bee.