Kids Craft: Pine Cone Turkey

This is a fun project to make and you may even have all the supplies on hand!

Pine Cone Turkey Kid's Craft

Pine Cone Turkey

Supplies needed:

  • Pine cone
  • Pine Cone Turkey Template
  • Various colors of construction paper
  • Google eyes
  • Scissors and glue

Note: We found our pinecones and google eyes at Dollar Tree.

Step One:

Print out your template.

Pine Cone Turkey template

Download Pine Cone Turkey

Step Two:

Use the template as a guide to cut the pieces out of construction paper. We used brown for the head, orange for the beak, red for the waddle and a mix of red, yellow, orange and brown for the different size feathers. I would recommend about 5 to 7 feathers of each size.

creating pine cone turkeys

Step Three:

Glue your google eyes to the head. Glue the beak on below the eyes. Glue the waddle on/near the beak. Allow this to dry for a few minutes or the eyes will just slide right off!

google eyes from Dollar Tree

using glue for pine cone turkeys

Completed turkey head:

pine cone turkey face

Step Four:

Glue your head to the pine cone. You can fold the bottom part of the paper to get it to slide into the pine cone a little better.

pine cones from Dollar Tree

Step Five:

Glue your feathers to the back part of your pine cone. This is the turkey we made together.

finished pine cone turkey

This is the turkey my son made all by himself. He said it has big eyes so it looks like the baby turkey!

pine cone turkey with huge google eyes

Pine Cone Turkeys from Laura's Crafty Life

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