Happy Friendly Scarecrow Hat

Supplies
 

  • 12-16 Straw Hat

  • Two 1/2 black buttons

  • Three 1/2 white buttons

  • Bandana

  • Scribbles Fabric Paint - red and black

  • 6 Straw Hat

  • Raffia and Stuffing (fiberfill)

  • Fabric scraps for overalls - nose, cheeks and patches

  • Burlap fabric - 1/2 yard

Directions
Cut a circle out of burlap to cover crown of hat. Check for position
of mouth and paint mouth onto burlap with black scribbles.
When dry, glue the burlap over crown of hat. Glue on button eyes
and fabric patches for cheeks and nose triangle. Glue raffia
on top of head part, letting it hang down on sides and front of head.
Cut about a 5 wide rectangle from bandana. Fold lengthwise
and glue edges together. Stuff with filler and glue onto hat, centering
under face curving along hat brim to resemble arms. Glue tufts
of raffia into ends of arm pieces. Cut a square from bandana to be
glued on for shirt. Cut square of fabric for overall front and
glue on over shirt. Cut straps and add to overalls. Glue buttons
 onto straps and paint stitching lines with scribbles. Add raffia
tufts where needed to look like straw stuffing.
Cut 6 hat in half. Glue in place on head. Add squares of
scrap fabric for patches where desired. Extra buttons may also be added.

 

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