Blue Sock Puppet

Blue Sock Puppet

With a stray sock and a little felt, kids can create a Blue's Clues puppet and put on a show!

Look for clues with Blue, weekdays on Nick Jr.Look for clues with Blue, weekdays on Nick Jr.

Blue Sock Puppet

Craft Features

Parent Supervision Needed
This craft requires extra parent involvement and a watchful eye, because it may require sharp tools or intricate handiwork.
Allow for Dry Time
You'll need to allow extra time for glue or paint to dry.

Developmental Skills

Create with Us
Create with us skills involve self-expression, experimentation, and imagination through visual arts (like painting and sculpting), dramatic play, cooking, and dance.
Ages: 2-6

Materials

  • Small piece of stiff paper or cardboard
  • Red, white, black, bright and dark blue felt
  • Blue sock
  • Fabric glue
  • Scissors
Tip: A youth-sized sock is more manageable for little hands.

Directions

  1. Step 1: Cut and glue

    From the cardboard, cut a small oval for the mouth. Cut a piece of red felt in the same size and shape. Glue the red felt to the cardboard. When the glue is dry, fold the oval in half crosswise.

  2. Step 2: "Dress" your sock

    Apply glue to the back of the oval. Slip the sock over your child's hand and have him or her use the toe to "bite" the oval with the end of the sock, holding it in place until it dry.

  3. Step 3: Put a face on your sock

    From the white felt, cut out two round ovals for the eyes. From the black felt, cut two centers for the eyes. Glue the black centers to the white ovals. Let dry. From the dark blue felt, cut a nose and two floppy ears. From the bright blue felt, cut dots for the ears and face.

  4. Step 4: Finishing touches

    Glue on the eyes, nose, ears, and spots onto the puppetóand bark on!

Tip: Adding the cardboard mouth can be awkward. This is a step you can do for your child if he or she is very young.
  1. More Blue's Clues
    1. Potty Training Puppet Theater

      Your little one will be ready to go, after potty training play with Blue and Joe

    2. Blue Costume

      Hot dog! It's Blue at the door for Halloween

    3. Blue Decorative Egg

      Add a touch of Blue to your home decor

    4. Blue's "Favorite Things" box

      These are a few of MY favorite things!

    5. Blue's Clues Sun Visor

      Let the sun shine on Blue and you!

    6. Blue's Mother's Day Pop-Up Card

      Pop up with sweet Mother's Day wishes from Blue and Joe!

    7. Blue Mother's Day Photo Frame

      Mom's got a clue that you love her.

    8. Blue's Night-light

      Blue will be your child's constant companion all through the night

    9. Tickety Tock Tissue Box Clock

      Learn to tell time with Tickety Tock

    10. Blue Window Shade

      Peek-a-Boo! It's Blue!

    11. Periwinkle Costume

      Presenting...Periwinkle!

    12. Blue Face Painting

      Paint your little pups Blue this Halloween

    13. Blue Tissue Box Piggy Bank

      Save pennies (and that tissue box!) with Blue

    14. Blue Paper Dolls

      Smiles from ear-to-ear

    15. Blue's Clues Art Clips

      Show it off!

    16. Blue's Clues Pencil Case

      Start school with Blue!

    17. Magenta Costume

      Dress up as Magenta

    18. Pin the Paw on Blue

      The classic party game has a new, blue twist.

    1. More Puppets
      1. Wonder Pets Christmas Theater

        Stage your own spectacular Wonder Pets Christmas adventure!

      2. Team Umizoomi Paper Bag Puppets

        Turn paper bags into your favorite math-loving team!

      3. Alana's Paper Bag Puppet

        Transform a paper bag into Alana from "Dora and Friends"!

      4. Dora Paper Bag Puppet

        Transform a paper bag into your child's favorite explorer, Dora!

      5. Emma Paper Bag Puppet

        Transform a paper bag into Emma from "Dora and Friends"!

      6. Kate Paper Bag Puppet

        Transform a paper bag into Kate from "Dora and Friends"

      7. Naiya Paper Bag Puppet

        Transform a paper bag into Naiya from "Dora and Friends"

      8. Pablo's Paper Bag Puppet

        Transform a paper bag into Pablo from "Dora and Friends"!

      9. Dora Soccer Puppet

        Make this simple paper puppet and play soccer with Dora!

      10. PAW Patrol Puppet Theater Craft

        Turn a paper towel roll into the PAW Patrol tower!

      11. Dora's Skate Park Craft

        If kids can't wait to skate, create this cereal box playground!

      12. Paper Bag Puppets

        Create this craft in three easy steps. Hop to it!

      13. Oona Paper Bag Puppet

        Transform a paper bag into your child's favorite guppy!

      14. Deema Paper Bag Puppet

        Transform a paper bag into your child's favorite guppy!

      15. Benjamin Paper Bag Puppet

        Hop to it and create your own Benjamin Bunny puppet now!

      16. Peter Rabbit Paper Bag Puppet

        Transform a paper bag into Peter!

      17. Molly Paper Bag Puppet

        Transform a paper bag into your child's favorite guppy!

      18. Bubble Puppy Paper Bag Puppet

        Transform a paper bag into your child's favorite guppy!

      19. Paper Bag Puppets

        Transform a paper bag into your child's favorite guppy!

      20. Gil Paper Bag Puppet

        Transform a paper bag into your child's favorite guppy!

      21. Goby Paper Bag Puppet

        Transform a paper bag into your child's favorite guppy!

      22. Dora's Perrito Puppet

        Make this simple paper puppet and play fetch with Dora's little puppy!

      23. Mittens Puppet Theater

        Build this home and help kids unlock their imaginations!

      24. Lalaloopsy Paper Bag Puppets

        It's easy to turn a paper bag into a few of your child's fave Lalaloopsy friends!

      25. Peter Rabbit Puppet Theater

        Hop into new adventures with Peter and friends!

      26. Dora Rocks Puppet Theater

        Turn a cereal box into a barnyard and host a big bash with Benny & friends!

      27. Tommy Paper Bag Puppet

        Kids can make this craft in no time!

      28. Tallulah Paper Bag Puppet

        Get ready for Chime Time with this super simple craft

      29. Dora Gymnastics Theater

        You can make an amazing mini arena using recyclable boxes and our printables!

      30. Potty Training Puppet Theater

        Your little one will be ready to go, after potty training play with Blue and Joe