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Tom the Thanksgiving Turkey Thanksgiving Craft - Name Cards For the Table

Tom is proudly showing off his spectrum of fall colored feathers and will be a cute decoration for the Thanksgiving Day table. He is so easy to make, you can get the kids involved with this project. For place cards, just add a name to each turkey for each of your guests.



Tom the Thanksgiving Turkey

For this project you will need:

- scrapbook paper from DCWV “The Fall Matstack” - Use one 4.5” x 6.5” sheet (11.4 cm x 16.5 cm) as you see in this image
  below or any other same sized sheet of paper with similar colors
Example of Paper for Turkey

- scrap of brown, red and gold-yellow cardstock
- 2 black seed beads
- scissors

Craft Pattern:

Turkey Plant Poke Pattern

Turkey Body Template - just use the body






1. Pleat fold your sheet of scrapbook paper on the short side so that your pleats are 1 cm wide. Now fold the paper in half so that you have a half-circle form. Glue the 2 ends together so it is like a fan.
2. Print out the turkey template below (or a turkey template of choice) to a size that is 5.5 cm high. Transfer the pattern onto the brown cardstock and cut out.
3. Glue the turkey body onto the front side of the scrapbook paper.
4. Cut 2 brown cardboard strips to the size of 6.5 cm x 1 cm and glue these strips to each other. Now glue the turkey on these so that it will stand alone.
5. Cut out a small triangle shape and a small teardrop shape. Glue these onto the face of the turkey. Now adhere the two seed beads for the eyes.





More Autumn Craft Themes:

Fall Paper Crafts

Fall Crafts for Kids

Fall Textile Crafts

Fall General Crafts

Fall Wood Crafts

Autumn Season Cards

Halloween Crafts

Thanksgiving Crafts

Leaf Crafts

Pumpkins and Jack o’ Lanterns

Fall Craft Patterns and Templates




A Selection of Autumn Paper Crafts

3-D Autumn Leaves Decoration

Scarecrow Decoration

Apple Basket and Apples

Paper Pumpkin Suncatcher

Tom the Thanksgiving Turkey

Autumn Leaves Garland

Fall and Halloween Inchies on Canvas

Decopatch Paper Maché Mushrooms

Decopatch Paper Maché Pumpkin

Paper Lantern with Paper Napkin Hedgehog Motifs

Paper Pumpkin Window or Wall Decoration

Tom the Thanksgiving Turkey





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