Maria and Sheila are using pine cones and feathers to make creative turkeys for Thanksgiving.
This craft usually gives rise to lots of conversation and laughter as the turkeys take on individual characters.
It is a good idea for the participants to watch the video first and if you have a sample turkey made, it helps with envisioning what has to be done.
A fun craft for all generations, step by step instructional video.
- Pine cone
- Pipe cleaner
- Joggle eyes
- Red felt
- Needle and thread
How you might use this activity:
For Individuals (independent persons), make as described in the video.
Along with a caregiver / activity director for the following:
One-on-one activity, make as described in the video.
Early stage memory care / dementia, make as described in the video. Guide and assist if needed through the steps.
Middle stage memory care / dementia, make as described in the video. Have good fun making these turkeys together.