How To: Make a Yarn Sheep


What You Need

  • Scissors and utility knife, markers, ruler, rubber bands, glue, tape (transparent, duct, masking, or colored), gift wrap or decorative paper, kraft paper, cardboard, white yarn, 2 mini clothespins


  1. Cut a bean-shaped piece of cardboard to make the body. Completely wrap the yarn around half of the body. Tuck the end of the yarn under a few loops to secure it.

  2. For the legs and hooves, use the permanent marker to color the flat tips of the mini clothespins. Clip one clothespin to the middle of the cardboard body and the other to the back end.

  3. Use the permanent marker to draw eyes on the body.