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How To: Make a Shark

What You Need
Grey hooded sweatshirt and pants
White felt
Black buttons
Grey felt
Hot glue gun
Scissors
Round cardboard cake base
Red felt

 

1. Cut and glue white felt to the front of the grey hoodie.

2. Using the white felt, cut a zigzag pattern for the teeth. Attach with glue around the inside edge of the hood.


How To: Make Fin

1. Cut round cardboard cake base into shark fin shape.

2. Cover the cardboard with grey felt.

3. Attach with glue to the back of the grey hoodie.

 

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