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Pompom Critters

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No knitting or crochet knowledge needed! Keep kids busy with pompom crafts in Bernat Super Value. Photo tutorials included.

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Super Value | Lush, 53246Edit Color
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Materials not included in this kit:

Frog: Green felt. 2 googly eyes. Small amount of black yarn for mouth.
 
Bee: 1 white and 1 black pipe cleaner. 2 googly eyes. 2 black pony beads.
 
Ladybug: Black felt. Black pipe cleaner. 2 googly eyes.2 black pony beads.
 
All critters: Cardboard. Craft glue.
The materials for this project cost $4.99

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MEASUREMENTS

MATERIALS

Frog
Super Value (197 g/7. oz;389 m/426 yds)
Lush Lush (53246) 1
Green felt. 2 googly eyes. Small amount of black yarn for mouth. Approx 3" x 3" [7.5 x 7.5 cm].
Bee
Super Value (197 g/7. oz;389 m/426 yds)
Bright Yellow Bright Yellow (00608) 1
Black Black (07421) 1
White White (07391) 1
1 white and 1 black pipe cleaner. 2 googly eyes. 2 black pony beads. Approx 5" x 2" [12.5 x 5 cm] excluding wings and antennae.
Ladybug
Super Value (197 g/7. oz;389 m/426 yds)
Berry Berry (00607) 1
Black Black (07421) 1
Black felt. Black pipe cleaner. 2 googly eyes.2 black pony beads. All critters: Cardboard. Craft glue. Approx 2½" x 3" [6 x 7.5 cm] excluding antennae.

INSTRUCTIONS

Frog (Bee-Ladybug)
BASIC POMPOM
Cut pieces of cardboard to 1 1/2(2-3-4)" [4 (5-7.5-10) cm] widths.
Wind yarn around cardboard appropriate number of times for desired size of pompom (see chart on page 2).
Remove from cardboard and tie tightly in center.
Cut through each side of loops.
Trim to a smooth round shape.
Bee
Make 1 each 1 1/2"[4 cm] pompom in Bright Yellow, White and Black. Make one 1" [2.5 cm] pompom in Black. Glue pompoms together in the following order: White, larger Black, Bright Yellow, smaller Black. Glue googly eyes to White pompom.
Antennae:Cut black pipe cleaner to 4" [10 cm].
Bend pipe cleaner in the middle and glue one pony bead to each end.
Glue pipe cleaner to top of White pompom for antennae.
Wings:Bend ends of white pipe cleaner as shown in template on page 4 and wrap to secure.
Glue Wings to back of large Black pompom.
Glue googly eyes to White pompom.
Ladybug
Make one 2½" [6 cm] pompom in Berry and one 1" [2.5 cm] in Black.
Glue Black pompom to Berry pompom. Glue googly eyes to Black pompom.
Antennae:Cut black pipe cleaner to 3" [7.5 cm]. Bend pipe cleaner in the middle and glue one pony bead to each end. Glue pipe cleaner to top of Black pompom for antennae.
Spots:Cut spots from black felt using template on page 4. Glue spots to Red pompom.
Frog
Make one 2½" [6 cm] pompom and two 1" [2.5 cm] pompoms in Lush.
Glue smaller pompoms to large pompom. Glue 1 googly eye to each smaller pompom.
Feet:Cut 2 feet from green felt using template on page 4 and glue to bottom of larger pompom. Cut length of black yarn 2" [5 cm] long and glue to larger pompom for