Making corn husk dolls are a perfect fall activity for all ages!
Materials You Will Need:
Cut dried corn husks
Wool felt for making the outfits (you can choose any color you'd like)
Soak the corn husk in water for around 8-10 minutes, then use the paper towels to dry and blot.
Lay an even number of corn husks down in a stack (4-6 husks is perfect)
Use the twine to tie your corn husks together
Separate husks into equal portions (2 & 2 or 3 & 3), and fold halves down, covering twine
Roll one husk and tie at the ends to make the arms
Position the arms below the knot at the neck, in between equal portions of husks
Tie at the waist of the doll.
For the hair, glue the yarn to the heads of the dolls. Fashion clothes from pieces of felt: Cut rectangles, and snip slits in the center; then slide over the doll's head, and secure around the waist with a strip of felt or yarn. (Glue on buttons, and use scissors to make fringe as desired.)
Blessings of Love and Light,