Fans of books and birds unite — this DIY felt bird bookmarks are sure to make the best companion on your next birdwatching trip!
These felt bookmarks are so cute that they’re sure to bring a smile to your face whenever you open your birdwatching journal or your bird watching handbook. If you’re not the ornithophile (that’s the fancy word for bird lover!) then you can make these as a gift for someone who is!
Spring is coming soon and if you’re looking for things to put in your Easter eggs other than candies and chocolate bunnies, this is a great alternative.
Maybe you can make different kinds of birds and turn your egg hunt into a treasure bird hunt as well? I’m sure your kids are going to love competing to finish their felt bird collection! ;)
If you’ve been looking for the perfect handmade gift for your bird or nature-loving friend or family member, you should definitely make them one of these with their favorite bird in mind!
Ready to make your own felt bird bookmark?
You’ll need these materials…
- Felt sheet or scraps (any coordinating colors of your choosing): tonal colors for each bird, orange for the beaks, and black for the eyes
- Jumbo paperclip, 80mm, silver or any color
- Free Printable Bird template (link below)
And these tools…
- Fabric Scissors
- Glue gun with clear hot glue sticks
- Sewing needle and matching thread
Click on any image to start lightbox display. Use your Esc key to close the lightbox. 😎
Thanks to Sustain My Craft Habit for this project. You can find the step-by-step instructions here…