For May 1 – May 8

May 1—Mother Goose Day / Children’s Book Week

Create a Soft Book, Cover and Page 1

  • Printable Bear Template
  • 1 Sheet of felted wool, any color
  • Brown, tan, and light tan felt
  • Adhesive felt or foam letters
  • Embroidery thread, any color
  • Fabric glue
  • Scissors
  • Needle

 

May 2—Brothers and Sisters Day

Create a Soft Book, Page 2: Peek-a-boo Heart

  • Add page 2 to your soft book with this Peek-a-boo Heart!
  • Printable heart and blanket template
  • Adhesive letters or fabric paint
  • Blue, pink, and purple felt – or colors of your choice
  • Fabric glue

 

May 3—Paranormal Day

Create a soft book, Page 3—Ghost

Printable Ghost Template, available here and on the blog post

  • White fleece or felt
  • Black fleece or felt
  • Adhesive felt or foam letters
  • Fabric glue

 

May 4—International Firefighters Day

Create a Soft Book, Page 4—Fire Truck

  • Printable Fire Truck Template, available here and on the blog post
  • Red, yellow, black, white, and blue felt or fleece
  • Adhesive felt or foam letters
  • Fabric glue
  • Scissors

 

May 5—Cinco de Mayo

Create a Soft Book, Page 5—Parrot

  • Printable Parrot Template, available here and on the blog post
  • Yellow, green, orange, white, and black or brown felt, fleece, or foam
  • Adhesive felt or foam letters
  • Fabric glue
  • Scissors

 

May 6—International Space Day

Create a Soft Book, Page 6—Rocket

  • Printable Rocket Template, available here and on the blog post
  • Adhesive felt or foam letters
  • Tin foil
  • Felt, fleece, or foam in various colors of your choice (I used aqua, white, yellow, and purple)
  • Scissors
  • Strong glue or fabric glue

 

May 7—National Train Day

All Aboard Maze

  • Printable All Aboard Maze!, available here and on the blog post

 

May 8—Mother’s Day

Make a Mother’s Day Hug Card

  • Paper plate
  • Colored pencils or crayons
  • Black, orange, and red markers