Chinese New Year – Horse Head

You will need:

  • Plastic Pot
  • Masking Tape
  • Paint
  • Pipecleaners
  • Felt
  • Polyball
  • PVA

It’s the Year of the Horse!


  1. Cover the plastic pot with masking tape and paint it brown. Leave to dry.
  2. Cut out the nostrils and the mouth from coloured paper and stick onto the pot with PVA. Make the eyes using two polyballs. Draw on the pupils and stick on the top of the pot.
  3. Make the mane by cutting some pipecleaners in half and using one to tie them in the middle. Stick on top of the head. .
  4. Make the ears by cutting out two leaf shapes out of felt. Pinch at the bottom of the ear and fold a small edge so you can stick it onto the head.

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