Dragon Cardboard Tube French Knitter

Make this fierce dragon French knitter and then follow our French knitting guide to knit his fiery breath!

Dragon Cardboard Tube French Knitter

Skill Level

Easy. Adult supervision needed

Time to Make

30 – 60 minutes plus drying and knitting time

Adult Supervision Needed

Yes

How to Make

  1. Print out the template and cut out the pieces.
  2. Paint the cardboard tube white and allow to dry. Then, paint it red. Allow to dry.
  3. Use Super Tacky Glue to stick 4 red craft sticks to the sides of the tube, evenly spaced. Leave 1-2 cms of the sticks above the tube. Allow to dry.
  4. Use a black deco pen to colour the bottom 1cm of the tube, then stick the dragon teeth on with glue.
  5. Stick the dragon’s eyes on with glue and then use a black deco pen to draw the dragon’s pupils and nostrils.
  6. Paint the dragon’s eyebrows and nose details with green paint and allow to dry to finish your French knitter.
Dragon Cardboard Tube French Knitter Dragon Cardboard Tube French Knitter Dragon Cardboard Tube French Knitter

Top Tip

Stand your cardboard tube upright and imagining a clock, mark 3, 6, 9 and 12 o’clock to help you glue your craft sticks evenly.

Template

Download

Tagged with:

,