Fold the 6” x 7” felt lengthwise. Trace and cut out pieces from felt according to the
Take the small piece of sponge and dab on the gold acrylic paint onto the fish’s body. Let dry.
Glue the upper edges of the fish (see pattern) together. Push the plastic bone ring into the mouth opening of the fish about ½” in and fold the edge of the felt over the ring. Carefully glue the folded edge over the ring so that ring is inside the felt.
Cut the ribbon into 3 even strips (about 6” long for each).
Glue each end of each ribbon inside the fish’s mouth about ½” from the edge, making sure to evenly space out the ribbons. Tie the opposite ends of all the ribbons into a knot. This will be the hanger.
Glue the fin’s onto the lower part of the fish’s body on each side. Glue the eyes onto each side of the fish’s head
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