Thursday, November 18, 2010

Thursday: Creature Making! How to make a 4-legged thing

The Unicorn Thing tutorial

Draw your shape on a paper, cut. I kind of wanted mine to look like an horse... but the neck is so long it looks like Nessy.

Cut 2 of it

Change color if you like.. Cut along the leg. I went to far and it will cause the creature not to stand very well...

Fold and cut along.

Sew the upper body, then place your "belly" under and sew along.

I've entered some stitches between the legs so it could stand....

Now embellish it.

Of course, Mariann grabbed it straight when she woke up from nap (it has a tail, at least!), she called it "Pony" and went construction a "house" for it with her blocks. Can you spot it?

Later I added some hair and a spike. Unicorn of the Loch Ness it is!

Thanks to every one who played along with me this week :)
tomorrow is the big day, but I won't be able to go, oh well!
I'll craft instead!


  1. Oh that is so cute, you did a great job!

  2. Here's more from me:


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