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Pine Cone Turkey Place Cards

What you will need:

  • pine cones
  • leaves
  • natural elements such as berries or feathers

 

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Step 1: Rinse all of the natural elements in water.

Step 2: Have your child cut a circle shape from a leaf for the turkey’s head. Then glue on leaves or found feathers for tail feathers and a wattle and berries as eyes.

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Apple Print Napkins

What you will need:

  • apple
  • pigment paints
  • paintbrush

 

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Step 1: Cut an apple in half.

Step 2: Add a thick layer of pigment paint to the apple.

Step 3: Firmly press the apple down on a napkin.

Step 4: Remove and hand paint any details such as the apple stem.


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Miniature Nature Vases

What you will need:

  • natural elements such as found branches
  • miniature glass bottles
  • twine

 

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Add found branches to small glass bottles filled with water, I found ours in the recycling bin – they used to hold syrup.