Wood Letter Horse

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by A.C. Moore Craft Team

Wood Letter Horse

Howdy, partner! Turn your favorite letter into a trusty steed with this playful wood letter horse. We went with H, but you can turn any letter you want into your cowpoke'’s own personal buckin'’ bronco.

Before you giddy-up off into the sunset with your new toy, post a pic: #ACMooreInspired

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour + drying time

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Paint the letter Khaki Tan, paint Lamp (Ebony) Black Hooves on the bottom of the letter as shown, and then let dry.
  • 2
    If you haven't done so already, download and print project template. Use it to cut shapes out of foam and glue the head and ears to the wood letter as shown. Use a marker to draw the horse’'s mouth.
  • 3
    Cut fourteen 2" pieces of Warm Brown yarn and glue them to top of head, between the ears as shown. Cut sixteen 2½" pieces of Warm Brown yarn and glue them to the back of the neck as shown. Cut six 6" pieces of Warm Brown yarn. Hold them together and tie a knot at one end and then glue it to the back of letter. Braid the other end of the yarn and tie off the tail with a piece of yarn, leaving about 1" unbraided.
  • 4
    Cut a 2½" and a 2" piece of ribbon and glue to horse’'s face as shown. Cut a 7" piece of ribbon and attach it as shown to create the reins

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour + drying time

Project Supplies

  • •Nicole™ Crafts 6" Gaudi Font Letter H
  • •Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9" x 12" Tan, Nicole™ Crafts Wiggle Round Eyes 15 mm 60 pc., Lily Sugar ‘n Cream Yarn Warm Brown & Morex 1/8" x 10 yd Sweet Petites Ribbon Red with White Dots
  • •Sharpie Permanent Paint Marker Fine Point Black, DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. in Lamp (Ebony) Black & Khaki Tan
  • •Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 12, Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun, Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks, Scissors & Ruler
Download Project Template