Friday, October 26, 2012

Turkey Feather Countdown Craft

Here is my countdown "craft" offering for Thanksgiving.  I decided to make my turkey feather countdown for just 10 days instead of the entire month before.  This way you can use it any year and it doesn't get crazy overwhelming with the feathers.  The idea is to remove a feather each day until Thanksgiving.

To make yours, just download all of the pieces, print, and cut them out.  I pieced together some scrapbook paper for my background and then lightly tacked the turkey on with one dot of glue on the bottom middle and mid-neck area.  Next, I just used some two-sided tape and put a small strip at the very top of each feather.  I slid the bottom of the feathers behind the turkey body base and then attached them by the top with the tape. This way I figure it will be easier to get the feathers off without ruining the entire thing.

Free-Printable links for blog subscribers are under each picture. You will need to make your own feet for the turkey.  Personal-use only, please.

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6 comments:

  1. Too Cute! Thanks so much for sharing! I love it! :)

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  2. what a clever idea! I love it!
    I would LOVE for you to link this up at my Ginger Jamboree Link Party!!

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  3. This is so great, my daughter loves these 'count-down' type things and this one is adorable!

    We'd love it if stop by and link it up at our linky party:Show and Tell: Thanksgiving Recipes and Crafts Linky Party

    Hope you stop by!

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PLEASE NOTE: In an effort to spend more time with my family, I am NO LONGER taking any special requests for designs. You are welcome to use the free-printables that I have already provided via download links. God Bless!