Cat Crafts

Cat and Mouse

Your very own handmade mouse
Your very own handmade mouse

Make the cat and mouse craft out of felt. It's an easy craft to make, and will keep your cat busy over and over again.

What You'll Need:

  • Scrap paper
  • Felt scraps
  • Scissors
  • Yarn
  • Yarn needle
  • Black marker
  • Catnip

How To Make Cat and Mouse:

Step 1: On the paper, draw a small hill shape about 2 inches high and 2 inches wide, with a straight line at the bottom.

Step 2: Cut it out, and use it as a pattern to cut out 2 pieces of felt.

Step 3: Match up the 2 pieces of felt and stitch them together around the outside top curve.

Step 4: Stuff the mouse with catnip until it's plump. Stitch the bottom edge closed. Draw in the eyes, one on either side of the seam.

Step 5: Cut out 2 circles of felt that are 1 inch wide. These are the ears. Sew them on, just above and slightly to the side of each eye. Use a few tight stitches on part of the ear nearest the eye. Let the other side remain loose.

Step 6: Draw on a nose and whiskers with the marker. Sew a yarn tail on the other end.

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