Felt Family Flag
A family is a team, and every team needs a flag! Get your family together to help with this fabric craft or make a family flag on your own using these instructions.
What You'll Need:
- One 8x12-inch piece of felt
- Assorted colors of felt scraps
- Blunt scissors
- Craft glue
- 18-inch wood dowel with a 1/4-inch diameter
How to Make Felt Family Flag:
Step 1: Cut out a V-shape at one 8-inch end of the felt.
Step 2: Make a pocket for the dowel at the other short end of the felt. Apply a line of glue along the end of the felt, and fold over 1 inch. Let the glue dry.
Step 3: To make a coat of arms for your family flag, cut a shield shape from felt. Glue the felt shield to the center of the flag.
Step 4: Cut up other shapes of felt to glue on the shield shape. Think of things your family likes to do. If you like to go camping, cut a tent shape. Glue these other shapes to the shield shape. Let the glue dry.
Step 5: Insert the dowel in the pocket. If you want, add a tassel to the top of the dowel.
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