Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 45 Minutes (Not Including Dry Time)
How to Make a Knight Puppet
What kind of fairy tale would it be without a knight in shining armor? In a few simple steps you can add this Knight Puppet to your puppet show adventures! Children will love acting out enchanting stories with the help of this character.
Draw an oval
Draw an oval on the front of the spoon for the face.
Paint the spoon
Paint the entire spoon blue with the exception of the inside of the oval.
Paint the knight's hair
In the oval paint yellow hair towards the top of the oval. Allow paint to dry.
Create tunic & shield
Cut tunic and shield from felt.
Back two pieces of duct tape together and cut into helmet shapes.
Attach tunic & shield
Slide tunic on spoon, glue shield to front of tunic.
Cut chenille stem in half, wrap it twice around the spoon handle, twist it 3-4 times and place ends towards the front of spoon, place wooden beads at the ends of the chenille stems.
Create the face
Glue wood plug inside oval for the nose and Glue Dot® eyes in place.
Glue Dot® helmet in place.