making : peg dolls

Have you’ve seen the wooden peg dolls?  They are all over the internet and Pinterest.  I could spend hours looking on Pinterest to see what people make with them.

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We have a quite a few ourselves.  We’ve been making them for quite a few years now and every time we come up with something else.  We always have a box with extra ones, new ones, so they are ready for becoming someone special.  

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I got this book a while back.  It lays around in the house, here and there, always being looked at for inspiration.

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We use watercolors, Sharpies, acrylic paints, felt, fabric, paper, pipe cleaners, markers…  Anything goes!

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There’s sewing and glueing.  Sometimes lots of it!  More of one than the other, depending on what we want to make.  And everyone comes up with something fun every single time.

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From Zeus, to Percy Jackson, to Presidents or Harry Potter, to birds, to gnomes, to peas, or carrots.  You never know!  They are that fun to play with.

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For decorations sometimes, but mostly for playing.  Until new ideas come, and we sit out here again to create together, something new.

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