Last year the girls made these adorable little turkey pots to give away as Thanksgiving gifts. We found it on the Michael’s website. They were really easy to make. Fill them with candy or use them as a place card.
DecoArt Patio Paint – Pinecone Brown
DecoArt Patio Paint - Tuscan Red
3/4″ flat brush
Foam sheets: red, yellow, orange, brown, purple (we did assorted tail colors)
Hot glue gun
3″ terra cotta pot
1. Trace and transfer patterns on foam sheets and cut out shapes with scissors.
2. Paint pot red.
3. Paint Styrofoam ball brown.
4. Push Styrofoam ball down over rim of pot to form head.
5. Position and adhere eyes, beak, waddle, wings, feet, and tail feathers with glue gun.
To use turkey pot for treat container, position plastic or paper cup inside pot before filling with candies, nuts, or other food.
To use turkey pot as name card holder, position one wing up and adhere paper sign with person’s name on wing tip or write name on front of pot.
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