PERSIAN POKEMON CRAFT
Persian, pokemon #63, is the evolved form of Meowth. It's a rather nice cat-looking critter (though it does have a mean streak!)
The craft is made with a toilet paper tube, a printer, a piece of paper, some crayons, scissors, and glue. I always prefer to use a heavy paper (like construction paper), but it isn't necessary.
- Print out the template of choice.
- Colour (where appropriate) and cut out the template pieces.
- Glue the large rectangular piece on first to cover the tube.
- You can either make him on all fours or rearing up.
- If you make him on all fours, glue a toothpick or coffee stir
stick cut down to size to the back of the legs before you glue the
legs to the tp roll.
- Glue on the head.
- Glue the tail onto the back using the tab to make a 3D effect.
- Glue on the 4 legs (the larger ones are meant to be the hind
- You can either glue it as if it were on all fours (use a
toothpick glued to the back of each leg for added support). See
for what this looks like.
- You can glue the legs on so it looks like Persian is sitting up on its haunches. This method tends to be a bit easier for 4 or 5 year olds to accomplish. See photo of Golduck for what this looks like.
- You can either glue it as if it were on all fours (use a toothpick glued to the back of each leg for added support). See photo of Vulpix for what this looks like.
- Close the template window after printing to return to this screen.
- Set page margins to zero if you have trouble fitting the template on one page (FILE, PAGE SETUP or FILE, PRINTER SETUP in most browsers).