Owl Hanging

This owl hanging is a great craft to introduce lark knots.  It can also make a nice bridging activity with Brownies.


  • 1 stick – 6″ or so
  • 30 strands of wool -16″
  • 40 strands of wool – 5″
  • 2 plastic rings 1″
  • glue
  • short piece of wool
  • long piece of wool
  1. fold each strand of the 16″ wool in half
  2. Put loop behind stick and fasten in place as shown in diagram.
  3. Repeat until all wool is fastened
  4. Tie tail “where desired with small piece of wool
  5. Rim tail to point, or as desired
  6. Fasten 20 strands of 5″ wool to each plastic ring


    Lark Knot

  7. Trim ends of wool as desired
  8. Glue eyes to wool
  9. Braid long piece of wool, fasten to stick for hanger.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.