CPE The New Image Group Felt Family Tree

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by CPE The New Image Group Design Team

CPE The New Image Group Felt Family Tree

Have some fun with the kids and tell your family's story at the same time!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the glue.
    It may be helpful to download and print project template before starting this project.
    As shown, the project uses large leaves to symbolize grandparents, medium leaves to symbolize aunts and uncles, medium apples to symbolize in-laws and spouses, small leaves to symbolize cousins and small apples to symbolize children.
  • 2
    Lay 36 inch x 36 inch White felt sheet completely out.
  • 3
    Cut out tree pieces from template onto Cocoa felt sheet. Build the tree piece by puece, starting with the trunk. Layout the 36 inch x 36 inch White felt sheet, using the template as a guide.
  • 4
    Once satisfied with the arrangement of the family tree, glue it into place.
  • 5
    Cut out large leaf shapes from Pirate felt sheet.
  • 6
    Print out photos and create labels for grandparents.
  • 7
    Glue these photos onto large leaves and add the labels. Let dry.
  • 8
    Arrange items appropriately on each side of tree. As shown, Mom's side of the family is on the left-hand side and Dad's side of the family is on the right-hand side. (Tip: to ensure proper spacing, you may wanto to wait to glue shapes and photos down until all other shapes have been laid out.)
  • 9
    Repeat steps 5 through 7 using medium leaf shape for siblings of Mom and Dad. Also cut out the leaves and photos for Mom and Dad at this time.
  • 10
    Repeat steps 5 through 7 using medium apple shape and Red felt sheet for spouses of aunts and uncles.
  • 11
    Repeat steps 5 through 7 using small leaf shape for children of aunts and uncles.
  • 12
    Repeat steps 5 through 7 using small apple shape and Red felt sheet for the children of Mom and Dad.
  • 13
    Finalize the placement of leaves and apples. Glue into place.
  • 14
    Cut out heart shape from Red soft felt. Glue into center of tree.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • CPE The New Image Group Felt Craft Pack 36 inch x 36 inch White 104276489
  • CPE The New Image Group Felt Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Pirate 104276444 (approximately 3 sheets)
  • CPE The New Image Group Felt Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Cocoa 104276457 (approximately 3 sheets)
  • CPE The New Image Group Felt Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Red 104276451 (approximately 2 sheets)
  • Beacon Craft Felt Glue 8 oz. 104790529
  • Scissors
  • Family Photos
Download Project Template