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Turkey Emotions Spinner: A Thanksgiving Craft For Kids

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Thanksgiving Turkey Emotions Spinner

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, the Turkey Emotions Spinner Craft is the perfect project to engage your little ones while teaching them about emotions and gratitude. Join us in this crafty journey as we download, color, cut, and assemble these charming turkey spinners. Get ready for some gobble-tastic fun!

Materials Needed:

  • Printable Template

  • White Cardstock Paper

  • Scissors

  • Brass fasteners

  • Markers, crayons or colored pencils

How to download the template to make the Turkey Emotions Spinner.

Step 1: Download and Print the Turkey Emotions Spinner

To begin your Turkey Emotions Spinner art project you need to download and print the template. This download is available to all members for FREE! You heard me correctly, memberships are free to join for everyone who is 18 years an older! . Click on the link to signup and to find the Template.

I recommend printing the Turkey Emotions Spinner Template on 8.5x11 white cardstock paper.

How to color the Turkey Emotions Spinner.

Step 2: Color The Turkey Emotions Spinner Template

Now, it's time for your little artist to break out the crayons, markers, or colored pencils. Encourage them to express themselves through their art. Whether it's a happy, angry, or sad let their creativity soar. This step is not only about coloring but also a great opportunity to talk to your kids about various emotions and what they're thankful for.

How to cut the Turkey Emotions Spinner.

Step 3: Cut Out the Turkey Emotion Spinners

Once the turkey is beautifully colored, it's time to give them some shape. Help your child carefully cut out the turkey. Be sure to use child-safe scissors, and supervise if needed, especially for younger children.

How to assemble the Turkey Emotions Spinner.

Step 4: Assemble The Turkey Emotions Spinner

Attach a brass fastener through the center of the two circles, ensuring it's secure but can still spin freely. To find the center, remember that "x" marks the spot. Make sure that the circle with faces goes on the bottom.

Final product of the Turkey Emotions Spinner.

Step 7: Spin and Emote!

Once the characters are in place, you can spin the circle to reveal different expressions on your Thanksgiving Emotions Spinner. Have a blast mixing and matching the characters to create amusing and spooky faces!

Turkey-tastic and thankful for this craft? Don't waddle away just yet—there's more festive fun in store for Thanksgiving! From creating your own table decorations to whipping up delightful place cards, the world of Thanksgiving art projects is at your fingertips. More holiday-inspired fun awaits with these Thanksgiving projects!


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