Gnome Peg People

Foster pretend play at home with these darling little gnomes you made yourself!

  1. Ages: 5 - 16

  2. <30 minutes

  3. A little messy

Step-by-step tutorial

  • Step 1

    Gather your materials.

    Photo reference of how to complete step 1

  • Step 2

    Roll out blue clay and cover the peg’s body in it.

    Photo reference of how to complete step 2

  • Step 3

    Make a cone out of red clay, and pinch the bottom to make a hat shape.

    Photo reference of how to complete step 3

  • Step 4

    Roll several small balls out of white clay and press them into the hat. Reshape as necessary.

    Photo reference of how to complete step 4

  • Step 5

    Firmly place the hat on the peg’s head. You may need to add extra clay or glue to secure it.

    Photo reference of how to complete step 5

  • Done!

    Use a marker to give your gnome a face!

    Photo reference of how to complete step 6

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