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Nutty Mouse

Normally we don’t want to find a mouse in the house, but these nutty little creatures designed by Lorraine of Smithtown, NY are a welcome guest.

You might want to read the following books with this craft:

Mouse Tales by Arnold Lobel

The Little Mouse, the Red Ripe Strawberry and the Big Hungry Bear by Don and Audrey Wood

Library Mouse by Daniel Kirk


Half of an Empty Walnut Shell

Yarn for Tail

Small Wiggle Eyes

Heavy Black Thread for Whiskers

Small PomPoms or Beads for Ears

Seed Bead for Nose

Tacky Glue and Toothpick


Use a toothpick to dab glue on the walnut shell. Glue on wiggle eyes. Glue on bead nose. Cut small pieces of thread for whiskers. Glue around nose. Glue on ears. Add a tail made out of yarn.

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Food Crafts, Halloween Food Crafts, Storybook Crafts

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