Kids Craft - Piglets

Create these cute little pigs from ordinary pincones.
What other animals can you make from them?

Craft Piglets


  • Pine cone
  • Pink paint
  • Paint brush  
  • Clippers
  • Pipe cleaner 
  • Black strips of paper (1/4 in)
  • Strip of paper
  • Googly eyes
  • Clay
  • Glue




Craft Piglets Step 1
Step 1

Using the clipper, cut the end of the pine cone.

Craft Piglets Step 2
Step 2

Tightly wrap that end of the pine cone with a long strip of paper
3/8 inches wide.

Craft Piglets Step 3
Step 3

Fill in the space with clay.

Craft Piglets Step 4
Step 4

Paint pine cone with pink paint and let it dry.

Craft Piglets Step 5
Step 5

Cut 4 1½ inches long pipe cleaners and curl one pipe cleaner for the tail.

Craft Piglets Step 6
Step 6

Rap the black strip of paper around the end of the pipe cleaner.

Craft Piglets Step 7
Step 7

Glue the legs, tail, eyes and draw on black nostrils.

Craft Piglets Step 8
Step 8

Glue two pine spikes for the ears. They can be painted pink.