Nicole™ Crafts Chenille Pom Giraffe

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by Angela Son, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Chenille Pom Giraffe

Easy, cute kids fun!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1/2 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the paint.
  • 2
    Cut two pieces of 6 mm Neon Yellow chenille stems that are 6 inch each. Bend in half to make legs.
  • 3
    Paint four round wood beads Burnt Umber. Let dry.
  • 4
    Glue ends of legs into wood beads for feet.
  • 5
    Glue top bends of legs together, leaving feet slanting outwards.
  • 6
    Cut a 5-1/2 inch piece of 6 mm Neon Yellow chenille stem and secure one end to where the set of legs meet for neck. Let neck stand straight up on a slight slant.
  • 7
    Glue a 2 inch Neon Yellow pom pom to where the legs and neck meet for body.
  • 8
    Cut about six small pieces of a 6 mm Brown chenille stem. Shape into circles as shown for spots. Glue spots onto body.
  • 9
    Cut a 1-1/2 inch piece of 6 mm Neon Yellow chenille stem. Cut two pieces of 3 mm Brown chenille stems that are 1 inch each. Bend these brown chenille stems in half. Wrap and secure the end of the Yellow chenille stem to the bends of the Brown chenille stems to create tail. Glue tail to body.
  • 10
    Cut two pieces of 3 mm Brown chenille stem that are 1-1/2 inch each. Wrap one end of each chenille stem into a ball for antennae. Glue antennae to a 1-1/2 inch Yellow pom pom for head. Cut ears out of Yellow foam in symmetrical triangles measuring 1/2 inch on all sides. Glue ears to top of head on the outsides of antennae.
  • 11
    Glue a 1 inch Neon Yellow pom pom to the front of head.
  • 12
    Glue wiggle eyes to head as shown.
  • 13
    Punch two holes from Brown foam that are 1/4 inch. Glue to front of face for nose.
  • 14
    Glue completed head to neck.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1/2 hour

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Pom Poms 40 pc. Multiple Sizes Neon 104276872
  • Nicole™ Crafts Chenille Stems 6 mm 75 pc. Neon 104277524
  • Nicole™ Crafts Chenille Stems 3 mm Multi-Color 30 pc. 100383994
  • Nicole™ Crafts Chenille Stems 6 mm Brown 25 pc. 104277480
  • Lara's Crafts New Image Company Wood Round Bead 5/8 inch 34 pc. 104139785
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wiggle Round Eyes 10 mm 100 pc. 104233379
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Dark Brown 104258588
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Yellow 104258590
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Burnt Umber 104106679
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 8 104118910
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Scissors
  • Ruler