Story Stones: Pocket-Sized Fun For Big Imaginations

These lovely story stones are small adequate to be slipped into your pocket before you head out to the park, or out for lunch, and will help supply an afternoon of fun. Utilize the story stones as prompts for developing your own fairy tales; motivate little ones to reach inside the pouch and pull out a number of pebbles, then utilize the images on them to produce their own story.

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How To Make Your Own Fairytale Story Stones

Step 1:

Utilizing the paint pens, draw a boat, hot air balloon, shooting star, horse, ladder, map, fire, rainbow, clock, candle, letter and a book. one illustration on each of your stones.

Permit the paint to dry and then use the great liner pen to describe the images. Permit that to dry and cover in Mod Podge as a sealant.

Step 2:

For the pouch, cut your fabric to measure 52 cm by 22 cm and fold in half.

Action 3:

Pin the two sides together at 2 cm and 4 cm down from the top on both sides.

Step 4:

Sew down the two sides of the bag, leaving a space on both sides utilizing the pins as markers.

Step 5:

Remove the pins and turn the bag best side out. Fold the product to the top of the gap and once again to the bottom of the gap, to form the hem. Sew around the hem from the within the bag.

Step 6:

Attach a security pin to the cord.

Step 7:

Thread the cord through the hole you have actually developed all the way around to the opposite and pull everything the way to the side you began at.

Step 8:

Repeat with more of the cord beginning on the opposite side. Knot the cord pieces together on each side.

Step 9:

Pull each piece of cable outwards to produce the pull string top of the bag.

Your lovely DIY story stones are now ready to provide pocket-sized enjoyable on the go, and are bound to motivate little imaginations to grow!

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These gorgeous story stones are little enough to be slipped into your pocket before you head out to the park, or out for lunch, and will assist provide an afternoon of fun. Utilize the story stones as prompts for producing your own fairy tales; encourage little ones to reach inside the pouch and pull out a number of pebbles, then utilize the pictures on them to create their own story. How creative can everyone get with the story stones theyve picked? Examine out Helen Kirkhams step-by-step tutorial below, and learn how to develop your own.

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Remove the pins and turn the bag best side out.