Beaver Puppet

What You'll Need:

2 Sheets Copper Felt
1 Sheet of Dark Brown Felt
White Felt
20mm Wiggle Eyes
Two 2" Beige Poms
1" Black Pom
Pencil or Marker
Quick Dry Tacky Glue
Red Acrylic Paint
Wood Leaf


Diffculty Level: Beginner
Approximate Crafting Time: 30 Minutes (Not Including Dry Time)

How to Make a Beaver Puppet

Who doesn't love puppets?! With these easy-to-follow instructions, kids can make their own Beaver Puppet in no time! They make for cute, cuddly friends that can keep kids occupied all day long. 

Find Beaver template here!
Find the Tail template here!
  • 1 Cut templates

    Cut out the templates.

  • 2 Trace beaver template

    Trace the beaver template onto two sheets of cooper felt and cut out. 

  • 3 Stack beaver shapes

    Stack the two beaver shapes together and glue along the top and side edges only. 

  • 4 Cut body parts

    Cut the tail, belly, paws and ears from the brown felt. 

  • 5 Glue parts

    Glue on the eyes, two tan poms for the cheeks and the black pom for the nose. 

  • 6 Glue tail

    Glue the top of the tail along the inside bottom edge of the puppet. 

  • 7 Glue other parts

    Glue on the ears, paws and the belly. 

  • 8 Make teeth

    Cut a 1.5" square from white felt. Fold felt in half and cut a curve along the bottom folded edge to make teeth. Glue top edge under the cheeks. 

  • 9 Paint leaf

    Paint the leaf red. Allow to dry, then glue onto the belly.