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  • Boxes of various sizes (body)
  • Wrapping Paper tubes (arms, legs)
  • Oatmeal container ( arms, legs) punch a small hole in bottom and tape edges of hole(so it will not get larger)
  • Paper towel tubes (neck)
  • Plastic milk gallon (head)
  • Yarn (hair)
  • Twine
  • Duct tape



Body 1


Take 4- 8 paper tubes and bundle together

Use duct tape to hold together


Body 2


Use a box or two ( open both ends and round out or a one or 2 one on top of the other)

Secure together with duct tape


Arms and legs 1


4 oatmeal containers (with a hole punched in bottom)

Connect using twine (for mobility)


Arms and legs 2


2 wrapping paper tubes (end to end)


4 paper towel tubes (end to end)

Punch holes on both ends

Thread twine through holes so it is doubled

Tie twine at one end

Put through tube

Thread through holes on second tube and repeat

tie a knot at each hole


use duct tape to attach tubes to each other




4 paper towel tubes bundled together


Attach to body


Cut holes in box for arms and legs

Attach arms and legs to body with duct tape


If using tubes for body just attach with duct tape by wrapping around one or more tubes


Attach an upside down milk gallon to neck (you can use the handle for the nose)


Attach head and neck to body in same manner as arms and legs



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