Candy Cane Mice
Deputy crafts editor Silke Stoddard has made these easy, inexpensive, and sweet mice for whole preschool classes as holiday gifts and party treats. "I've even made them for holiday bake sales and used them as gift toppers," she says. For a twist, try making them on heavyweight paper instead of felt.
Candy Cane Mice template
1. On a photocopier, enlarge Candy Cane Mice template by 150 percent; cut out.
2. With a pencil, trace ears and body onto felt; cut out.
3. Cut inner ears and a dot for a nose from felt in a contrasting color, cut dots for eyes from black. Glue the face and inner ears in place.
4. Make slits in body for ears andRead More »from Making Memories: 7 Family-Friendly Christmas Crafts