What You Need
- sheet of green construction paper
- shallow container for paint
- cotton balls
- cotton swabs
- small piece of black fun foam
- black and white paint
- koala pattern
- 2 black mini pom-poms
What You Do
Download and Print the Pattern
Download and print the koala pattern.
Draw the Koala
Use the pattern to draw the koala outline on the construction paper.
Make the Paint
Put 2 teaspoons of black paint and 2 teaspoons of white paint in a container. (Do not mix the paint.)
Paint the Koala
Use cotton balls as paint brushes. Dab a little at a time to get a fuzzy gray color. Use the cotton swabs to spread the paint on the koala’s ears. Set aside to dry.
Add the Nose and Eyes
Cut an oval-shaped nose out of fun foam. Glue on the nose and then add pom-poms for eyes.
Create the Tree Branch
Use markers to color the tree branch.