Materials required to make your Autumn Hedgehog:
Childrens Craft Corner
All that is needed to make your Autumn hedgehog is a
piece of card or paper, a selection of leaves, pine needles,
googly eyes and a pom-pom for nose.
Draw your hedgehog shape on the paper and arrange the leaves flowing backwards. I used a glue stick
to attach the leaves to the paper. A rolling pin can be used to flatten the leaves as the paper gets very
Next glue on the pine needles followed by the eye and
You can cut some hedgehog feet from card or draw them on.
If you like you can draw a background to the picture or glue
on a few leaves.
Would you like to make a dragonfly?
Take a pipe cleaner and bend in half
Thread on two beads
Make a twist
Cut out wings from a piece clear plastic
You can use a clear plastic wallet
or over head transparency
Colour in with felts or permanent markers
Twist on to the pipe cleaner
Thread on remaining beds
Now - why not make some pictures using the leafs that are blowing around your garden.
Amazing! Did your pictures look as good as these?
Our grateful thanks go to Anne Stringer from All Saints Church, Sandon, for providing this page.
There will be a new craft for you to do next month - don't forget to visit us then to see what it is.
Here is a nice picture for
you to print and colour in.
Why not email your pictures
to us so that we can share
them with the other children.