Crafting Continent, Plastic Canvas Place

Owl Clock

 

You will need:

  • Clock
  • 2 or 3- plastic canvas 7 mesh (26.5 cm x 34.5 cm)
  • Dark brown yarn
  • Lt Brown yarn
  • Orange yarn
  • White yarn
  • black yarn
  • Optional: 2 small round plastic canvases for the eyes
  • Needle
  • Scissors
  • Optional: crochet hook for eyes
  • Clock Owl Pattern (click to open) The actual size you will need will depend on your clock. You will have to adjust it if your clock is a different size from mine.

Directions:

  1. Cut out pattern pieces from paper
  2. Tape pattern head to body
  3. Test pattern on your clock to make sure you have the right sizes. adjust accordingly.
  4. Cut plastic canvas pieces using the pattern as guide.
  5. With the Orange yarn, using a continental stitch sew the feet.
  6. Use the dark Brown or black yarn to using a Straight stitch sew on the toe accents
  7. With the Lt. Brown yarn, using a continental stitch sew the middle of the wings (use picture as guide)
  8. With Dark Brown yarn, using a continental stitch sew the outside of the wings (use picture as guide)
  9.  With Lt. Brown yarn, using a continental stitch sew the body and the middle of the head. (use picture as guide)
  10. With Dark Brown yarn, using a continental stitch sew the outside and ear tuffs of head. (use picture as guide)
  11. If using crochet eyes then click on link to go to directions Crochet eyes
  12. If using plastic canvas for eyes then using a continental stitch or a long stitch sew eyes in white with black or brown middle
  13. With matching yarn use an Overcast stitch to finish all edges of all pieces.
  14. Sew using a whip stitch or a running stitch  Wings, Feet, and Eyes in place. (use picture as guide)
  15. Tie your Owl on to your clock. I tied mine on by going across both bottom to top and side to side around the battery case. Leave a piece of string to form a loop to hang him from.
  16. Enjoy your new clock.

 

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