Cotton Bunny

Grab some cotton and create a lovable little bunny.
Cotton Bunny craft

Materials

  • Cotton
  • White card stock or construction paper
  • Wiggle eyes or small buttons
  • Small pompom or bead
  • Pink crayon or colored pencil
  • White glue
  • Scissors

Safety Tips

  • Small craft materials such as wiggle eyes and tiny pompoms are choking hazards. These are not suitable for children below the age of three.

Steps

Step 1 Cotton Bunny craft 1. Roll a chunk of cotton into a ball to make the bunny's head.
Step 2 Cotton Bunny craft 2. Cut out a pair of bunny ears from white card stock or construction paper. Draw a long oval at the center of each ear and color it in.
Step 3 Cotton Bunny craft 3. Glue the ears on top of the bunny's head.
Step 4 Cotton Bunny craft 4. To make the bunny's snout fluffier, form cotton wisps into a pair of oval shapes and glue them at the bottom part of the face.
Step 5 Cotton Bunny craft 5. Glue on  a pair of eyes and a fluffy nose. Some suggested materials you can use, include:

  • Eyes – wiggle eyes, small buttons, beads, paper or felt cut-outs
  • Nose – pompom, round bead, button, paper rolled into a tiny ball
Step 6 Cotton Bunny craft 6. Create a body by taking a wad of cotton at least three times larger than the cotton chunk you used for the head and form it into a cloud or oval shape.
Step 7 Cotton Bunny craft 7. Glue the head onto the body.
Step 8 Cotton Bunny craft 8. Make a tiny cotton ball and glue it at the hind part of the body to make a cotton tail.
Step 9 Cotton Bunny craft 9. Form cotton into 4 sausage-shaped pieces to make the bunny's legs.
Step 10 Cotton Bunny craft 10. Lift the bunny and glue each pair of sausage-shaped cotton pieces under the body—a pair in front to make the front legs and a pair at the back for the hind legs.
Step 11 Cotton Bunny craft 11. Allow the glue to dry completely. This fluffy bunny would make an adorable companion while reading a favorite bunny or Easter story. Because this cotton critter is a bit fragile, you can place it inside a small basket or an egg carton section for endless hours of fun and play!

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