Peek a Boo Peep




By Noreen Doll.

Peek a Boo Peep by Crafty Journal

A Peek a Boo Peep would be a fun little non-candy gift to add to an Easter basket.Peek a Boo Peep - Crafty Journal

It is especially entertaining for little ones who still love to play peek a boo.

Peek a Boo Peep - Crafty Journal

Older kids can make them for their younger siblings, or for fun Easter party give aways.

Peek a Boo Peep - Crafty Journal

Supplies.

Craft Foam – Yellow and another color plus small amounts of black and orange.

Paper for Pattern

Pencil

Scissors

Glue for Craft Foam

1 Brad

Paper Punch – 1/8 inch hole size or smaller

Colored Markers

How to Make a Peek a Boo Peep.

1. Make a pattern for a peep and an egg that is larger enough to conceal the peep behind.

Peek a Boo Peep - Crafty Journal

2. Cut the patterns out.

3. Trace the peep pattern on yellow craft foam.

Trace the egg pattern on another color of craft foam for the egg.

Cut the peep and egg out.

4. Use markers to decorate the egg like an Easter egg.

Peek a Boo Peep - Crafty Journal

5. Cut the egg in half lengthwise through the center.

Peek a Boo Peep - Crafty Journal

6. Make an orange bill and black round eyes for the chick. Use a paper punch to punch the eyes.

Cut them out. Lay them different ways on the peep’s face to find an expression you like.

Peek a Boo Peep - Crafty Journal

7. Use craft foam glue to attach the eyes and beak to the peep.

Let dry.

8. Overlap the bottom edge of the egg enough to punch holes near the center of the bottom on each egg piece.

Peek a Boo Peep - Crafty Journal

9. Put the peep behind the egg and mark where the hole needs to go on it.

Punch the hole.

10. The top of the brad can be colored by a Sharpie, if desired.

Peek a Boo Peep - Crafty Journal

11. Insert the brad first in one side of the egg, then the other side, and finally through the hole punched in the bottom of the peep.

Open out the prongs on the brad, but not so tightly the egg doesn’t open and close easily.

Peek a Boo Peep - Crafty Journal

Open and close the sides of the egg to play peek a boo with the peep!

Peek a Boo Peep - Crafty Journal

Noreen Doll

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Comments

  1. This is too cute! Thanks for sharing.
    God Bless

  2. Aww so sweet :)

  3. A cute, easy to master craft and economical to make. I will make one to add to my Easter basket. Cute to give to a senior in a lodge to brighten their day with a kiss chocolate attached.

  4. That’s very cute. Thanks for sharing. Marilyn has a good point, it’s not only for little ones, but will bring a smile.

  5. I just love the holidays to see what new card you have made. Thank you for another fun one!

  6. Very cute project. Thanks so much for sharing with Wednesday’s Adorned From Above Link Party. Have a great week.
    Debi and Charly

  7. What a fun idea! Perfect craft to make with kids….!!
    Have a wonderful Wednesday!! :)
    x Crystelle

  8. so cute and simple! These will make a great spring break activity.
    Found you through Fabulously Frugal Thursday.

  9. He is adorable. Great craft for the kids to do for Easter! Thanks for sharing on the Wake Up Wednesday Linky!!

  10. Awww so fun!

  11. These are very cute – I pinned it

  12. Too cute! I love these little boos and finger puppets you make :) You are very creative and fun!

  13. Almost too adorable.
    Amalia
    xo

  14. This is such a cool idea and it’s super easy for my kiddos to do. I can’t wait to try this with them! – Jerusha

  15. Such a cute idea.

  16. What a cute and fun idea for kids to make.

    Thanks for sharing at SYC.

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