iLovetoCreate Gobble Gobble Globes

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by Pattie Wilkinson & Kristen Thompson, iLovetoCreate

iLovetoCreate Gobble Gobble Globes

A fun Thanksgiving project to make with the kids!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1/2 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Place child’s hand on a each of the pieces of cardstock that are listed under supplies. Trace with a pencil and cut out. This will be your template.
  • 2
    Trace and cut out multiple handprints with template, alternating between colors such as Red, Brown, Orange and Yellow. You will need 3 to 5 handprints per globe.
  • 3
    Add a glue dot at the bottom of one handprint. Place another handprint on top but tilted slightly to the right. Continue process to create fanned out handprints that will be turkey feathers. Set aside.
  • 4
    Remove label from baby food jar. Clean and dry thoroughly.
  • 5
    Place lid back on jar and place upside down on a flat surface.
  • 6
    Add glue dots to the back of jar. Place fanned out turkey feathers onto the back of the jar and gently press to secure to adhesive dots.
  • 7
    Press wiggle eyes onto glue dots on Tacky Dot Roll then peel off and press onto front of jar as shown.
  • 8
    Cut a small triangle out of Yellow felt and place on jar just below eyes, adhering in place with glue dots.
  • 9
    Open jar and pour water inside. Sprinkle desired amount of glitter inside.
  • 10
    Add Max Tacky Glue to the outside rim of the jar and seal with lid. Let dry completely.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1/2 hour

Project Supplies

  • Aleene's 4 oz. Max Tacky Adhesive 104735584
  • Aleene's Tacky Dot Rolls 104735576
  • Baby Food Jar(s)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Primary Red 104061431 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Orange 104061369 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Lemon Yellow 104061469 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Mocha Divine 104061368 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Gic Glitter 0.5 oz. Burnt Orange 104277335
  • CPE The New Image Group Felt Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Yellow 104276432
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wiggle Round Eyes 7 mm 170 pc. 104233386
  • Scissors
  • Pencil