Clothespin Horse

This Clothespin Horse is a super fun and easy horse craft for kids made with our printable template. Add some simple embellishments and you've got yourself one cute horse that stands on his own!

Ages: 3 and Up

Here's what you'll need...

Horse Template*
• Brown construction paper
• Glue
• 2 clothespins
• brown yarn
• Google eyes

* Instructions for template: The template will open in a new window; close this window when you are done printing to return to the activity page. You will need Adobe Reader to open the template. If you do not have it you can download it for free here.

Here's how you make it...

1. Print out your horse on brown construction paper and cut it out. You can also print it on heavy white paper and color it.

2. Cut small strips of yarn and glue them along the horses neck for the mane. Cut a few longer strips and glue them on for the tail.

3. Attach your clothespin legs and glue on a google eye on either side of your horse and you're done!




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