Painting can be tons of fun with a little help from this blue elephant!
What You Need
- Craft glue
- 2 googly eyes
- Silver craft paint and paint brush or silver marking pen
- Elephant armband pattern
- Large sheet of blue poster board
What You Do
- Download and Print the Pattern
Download and print the elephant armband pattern.
- Cut Out Elephant Templates
Cut out the three elephant templates, place them on blue poster board, and cut around the outlines. Now you have three blue poster-board shapes.
- Draw Elephant’s Face
On the elephant’s face, use a silver marking pen or craft paint to draw the elephant’s eyebrows, trunk, and tusks as shown. Glue wiggle eyes in place.
- Make the Armband
Adjust the armband to fit securely around your child’s arm. Glue in place. Then glue the armband onto the back of the poster-board face.
- Draw Elephant’s Ears
Outline the elephant ears with a silver marking pen or craft paint. Glue the poster-board armband onto the center of the poster-board ears.
- Wear Your Armband
Slide the armband up your arm and paint as an elephant would!