I am enjoying my sabbatical, and my wife suggested that I spend some time doing something I wanted to do for a while, build some puppets. We had a birthday coming up, and we had plenty of left over fleece from her blanket making from her crafting Mommyhood Notions, and I had time. So my daughter and I went to work starting on a puppet for her before diving into a super hero puppet.
Since this was for my Daughter we would go with some of her favorite colors, and build a fairy puppet. This is the design we started with:
After finding some great yarn and looking up some tutorials on yarn hair, we elected to go with pig tails and were going for this following design:
Next post the build…