Bunny Craft

(May need adult supervision/help)

Carrot Bunny

Materials: scissors, 8 x 12 orange printed fabric, 6 x 10 white fabric, small scrap of green felt fibrefill, pink ribbon, pink 1/2 pom-pom, fishing line, black fine-point marker, orange and white thread, needle, glue & pins

Instructions:

1. Print and cut out pattern pieces. (below)

2. Fold orange material in half (4 x 6), printed sides together.

3. Pin carrot pattern to orange fabric and cut out.

4. Fold white material in half (3 x 5), printed sides together.

5. Pin bunny head pattern on white fabric and cut out.

6. Thread white thread through needle and tie knot in one end. Sew bunny head using a running stitch. Make small stitches. Leave opening at neck. Tie off thread. Stuff with fibrefill.

7. Thread orange thread through needle and tie knot in one end. Sew carrot using a running stitch. Make small stitches. Leave opening at top of carrot. Stuff with fibrefill.

8. Place neck of bunny head into top of carrot. Fold down the orange fabric a quarter-inch and sew head to carrot using orange thread.

9. Tie pink ribbon around bunny neck and tie in a bow.

10. Cut out green heart and glue onto centre of bow.

11. Tie a pink bow around right ear, if desired.

12. Glue pink pom-pom on face as shown in picture for the nose.

13. Using the black marker, draw in the eyes, whiskers and mouth as shown in picture.

14. Cut an 8 piece of fishing line. Thread through needle and sew through back of bunny ears. Hold both ends of line together and tie in a knot.

 

Solid line is cut out line

 

Dashed line is sewing line


 

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