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Thanksgiving Special Decorations

Pilgrim Place Cards

Materials
  1. Permanent markers
  2. Wooden clothespins
  3. Pipe cleaners- black
  4. Knife
  5. Plastic bottle- 1 liter
  6. Construction paper
  7. Glue
  8. Plate of paper
Instructions
  1. Utilize markers on the heads of the wooden clothespins to portray faces. Rest of the clothespins should be painted black. Each clothespin should be wrapped with pipe wrapper leaving the heads of the clothespins.
  2. Use a knife to cut the top section of the plastic bottle leaving 3 ¼ inches from the cap at the top. Throw away the bottom. Remove the cap and paint it. Make the bottle top black.
  3. The feet of the pilgrim man should be wrapped by a pipe cleaner. Make the man stand up in the cap of the bottle. Cut out and attach using glue on a paper hat and vest.
  4. The waist of the woman now should be enfolded with a pipe cleaner. Now, set her into the bottle top. Attach on a paper apron and bonnet by glue.
  5. Cut the name tags from a paper plate and attach the name tags to the pilgrims’ arms.

Tepee treats

Materials
  1. Sugar cones
  2. Sugar of confectioners
  3. Butter
  4. Milk
  5. Vanilla extracts
  6. Ice for cake decoration
  7. Candies for decoration
  8. Toothpicks
Instructions
  1. 2 cups of sifted confectioners’ sugar, ¼ cup of soft and unsalted butter, ½ teaspoon vanilla extract should be blended together in a mixing bowl with an electric beater at a low speed. Make the combination smooth and spreadable. Add milk and stir.
  2. Lightly frost eight ice cream sugar cones using icing. To harden the icing, refrigerate it for few minutes.
  3. Draw linier patterns and pictures using cake decorating tubes. Attach candies that you kept for decorations. Put in toothpicks into the tip of each cone.

Finger stamp place cards

Materials
  1. Card stock
  2. Red, brown, orange and yellow nontoxic stamp pads
  3. Glue
  4. Wiggle eyes
  5. Markers
Instructions
  1. Fold a piece of card stock for each and every bird. Embark colorful nontoxic stamp pads. Stamp rings of colorful turkey bodies using your thumb.
  2. Put wiggle eyes in place using glue. Draw beak, snood and feet using marker. If you want you can always write the name of the guest below the bird using the appropriate marker.

Quill Pen and Place Cards

Materials
  1. Feather-Large
  2. Knife
  3. Ink- washable
  4. Paper
Instructions
  1. Outline a triangle to make the quill using a pen on the base of the feather. It has to have a sharp tip.
  2. To form a sharp point you have to cut the triangle along using a knife.
  3. Dip the tip of the pen into the ink jar and wipe it onto a paper towel before writing. For appropriate table toppers practice writing on paper.




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