Gardener’s Helping Hand

Materials:

  • One gardening glove new
  • Poly-fill
  • Moss
  • Wire
  • One flowery yo-yo circle 2 inches in diameter
  • One yellow yo-yo circle 1 ½ inch in diameter
  • One wooden circle
  • Half small straw hat
  • Two buttons
  • Green ribbon
  • Raffia
  • Small flowers
  • Glue gun and glue
  • Needle and thread (white)
  • Green, white and black acrylic paint

  1. Start by stuffing the glove with poly-fill.
  2. Then sew closed with needle and thread.
  3. Take flowery fabric yo-yo and glue smaller yellow yo-yo in center.
  4. Take wooden circle and paint green and them add on eyes with black and white paint. Set your pea head aside to dry.
  5. When dry glue to center of yellow yo-yo.
  6. Take the half straw hat and glue just over top of wooden green pea head.
  7. You can add flowers to top of straw hat for decoration.
  8. Glue entire Yo-yo Pea to palm of gardener glove.
  9. Sew buttons on to cuff of glove.
  10. Take a bit of moss and glue in cuff of glove and tie with green ribbon.
  11. Take some wire and twist around a pencil to get a loopy look. Then glue onto back of glove.
  12. Tie a piece of raffia to top of wire hanger.
  13. Then you can add this little poem and it makes a cute craft for any gardener friends you may have.

 

Spring time is here and we could all use some helping hands in the garden. This cute garden glove helper is a fun craft to make using my simple instructions!