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Pet Rock Paper Weight

Simply fun for kids to create!

At a Glance:

#3799 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

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FolkArt ® Outdoor™ Acrylic Colors - Engine Red, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Outdoor™ Acrylic Colors - Pure Orange, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Other Supplies

Five black pipe cleaners, Two white buttons, Two black buttons, One green button, Large smooth rock, Black fine permanent ink marker, 1" foam brush, Hot glue gun


  1. Paint the rock Pure Orange. Let dry.
  2. Fold the pipe cleaners in half and twist at folded end. Wind each pipe cleaner ends around a small brush to form curly hair. Remove from brush and glue to the top of rock.
  3. With adult supervision, glue the black buttons on top of the white buttons and glue to rock for eyes.
  4. Glue the green button for nose. Draw a mouth using a marker.
  5. Paint the cheeks Engine Red.

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