Nicole™ Crafts Foam Monster Cozie Hanger

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by Karen Fennimore, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Foam Monster Cozie Hanger

Once you and your child have made this, hang it on his or her door to keep monsters (and other unwanted persons) out!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:45 minutes

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not incude drying time for the glue.
  • 2
    Cut 1-1/2 inch off of Lime Green huggie.
  • 3
    Download and print project template. Cut arms and ears from Lime Green foam and Nose from Light Blue foam.
  • 4
    Measure and cut one 11 inch x 1/2 inch strip of Yellow foam and one 11 inch x 1-3/4 inch strip of Orange foam.
  • 5
    Using Blue marker, draw stripes on Orange foam. Dot areas to create a shade on nose, ear, arm and hand shapes.
  • 6
    Turn Blue huggie upside down. Glue Orange and Yellow foam strips to the bottom of huggie, slightly overlapping for body.
  • 7
    Glue arms to top edge of body.
  • 8
    Turn Lime Green huggie upside down.
  • 9
    Glue wiggle eyes to eye backs. Glue eyes, nose and ears to huggie for head.
  • 10
    Cut a 2 foot piece of jute. Fold in half and tie a large knot ( 3 or 4 knots together) at top to create a 1 ½ inch loop.
  • 11
    Measure down from top knot 5-1/2 inch. Tie a small knot.
  • 12
    Thread ends of jute through top of body. Pull small knot through hole. Tie two more knots over small knot to create a large one.
  • 13
    Pull loop to keep second knot tight against inside top of body. Add glue in top of hole to secure. When dry, let go.
  • 14
    Thread loop through hole inside of head. Hold knot tight against inside of head. Add glue in hole to secure. When dry, let go.
  • 15
    Thread a large wood bead on each end of jute. Tie large knots to secure. Leave approximately 1-1/2 inch at each end to fray. Trim off any excess jute.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:45 minutes

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Foam Huggie 6 Assorted 104508476 (2 - one Lime Green and one Blue)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Lime Green 104258607
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Orange 104258589
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Yellow 104258590
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Black 104258586
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Light Blue 104258594
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wiggle Round Eyes 25 mm 20 pc. 104233383
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Beads Large Multi-Color 45 pc. 104240859
  • Darice 3 ply 28-1/2 lb Natural Jute 104243963
  • Sharpie Permanent Paint Marker Fine Point Blue 104128525
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
Download Project Template