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Making a Felt Butterfly

Felt is an easy material for kids to craft with. This is a guide about making a felt butterfly.


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By 5 found this helpful
September 11, 2015

This little gal is quick, easy, and fun! A great children's project. :)

Total Time: 15-20 minutes approximately

Source: Pinterest Inspired


  • felt
  • google eyes
  • scissors
  • glue gun
  • Sharpie marker
  • pipe cleaner
  • measuring tape
  • 3'' jar lid for template


  1. Using your jar lid, mine was to peanut butter, trace with your marker and cut out a circle from your felt.
  2. Now cut out a coordinating circle from another square of felt.
  3. Cut a 3'' long, 1/2'' wide strip of felt for the center. Cut a 6'' length of pipe cleaner.
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  5. Gather your felt circle in the center.
  6. Gather your second circle in the center and stack tightly right below the first.
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  8. Add your pipe cleaner with the curled ends, wrapping around a pen or pencil works good for this.
  9. Wrap your center strip, and glue.
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  11. Add google eyes.
  12. Draw a smile.
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  14. All ready to play!
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September 14, 20150 found this helpful

Very cute. Looks so easy. My kiddos would love this. Thanks!

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September 14, 20150 found this helpful

Thanks Becky :)

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