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
InstructionsUse 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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